CALGARY, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ – Connacher Oil and Gas Limited (“Connacher” or the “Company”) today announced that Jeff Beeston has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Connacher. Mr. Beeston is a Chartered Accountant with over 16 years of experience. Mr. Beeston has been Vice President of Finance and Interim Chief Financial Officer at Connacher since November 2015 and prior to that was Manager, Finance at Connacher since November 2010. Prior to joining Connacher, Mr. Beeston was Manager, Taxation at an oil and gas producer and Mr. Beeston also previously worked for a big four accounting firm. Mr. Beeston holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta.
Connacher is a Calgary-based in situ oil sands developer, producer, and marketer of bitumen. The Company holds a 100 per cent interest in approximately 447 million barrels of proved and probable bitumen reserves and operates two steam-assisted gravity drainage facilities located on the Company’s Great Divide oil sands leases near Fort McMurray, Alberta.