Lead Director

Bill Watson is a seasoned oil and gas professional with more than 35 years experience, including 20 years in executive and middle management roles worldwide. He most recently served as Husky Energy’s Chief Operating Officer, SE Asia. Before this, he held the position of VP Engineering and Projects at Husky Energy where he was responsible for the strategies and execution plans of all Husky projects worldwide. 

He has also held senior leadership positions in engineering and projects with Marathon Oil, Amerada Hess, Triton Energy and Occidental.

He holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland, and is a member of Canada’s Institute of Corporate Directors and a graduate of their Directors Education Program.