Scott Saxberg

President, CEO & Director, Crescent Point

Scott Saxberg is the president, CEO and a director of Crescent Point.  He was a founder of Crescent Point Energy in 2001 and has been president of the company since 2003.  He has worked in the oil and gas industry since 1992, having held a variety of roles with companies such as Shelter Bay, Wascana Energy Inc., Numac Energy Inc., and Magin Energy Inc. Under his direction, Crescent Point has grown from being a small startup with a $9 million IPO to becoming the fourth largest independent Canadian oil and gas company with a market capitalization of more than $11 billion.  Along the way, he has received notable recognition, including being named as one of the Globe and Mail’s Top 40 Under 40, awarded the 2009 Producer of the Year in Oilweek magazine, and named the 2011 Saskatchewan Oilman of the Year. Crescent Point has also received various accolades, including awards from Alberta Venture magazine for having the best workplace in Alberta in both 2008 and 2011. In addition to his energy industry pursuits, he is also an owner of Liquidity, a winery located in beautiful Okanagan Falls of BC wine country. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta and Saskatchewan and also serves on the STARS Society board of directors. He holds a BS degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Manitoba.