Timothy Chan is a strategic management leader and social intrapraneur, having over 15 years of experience in the energy industry with a focus on integrated (upstream to downstream) energy, power generation, commodities trading and enterprise risk management, while connecting people for an augmented purpose.
He currently applies his managerial skills by leading internal audit projects at Suncor Energy Inc., an integrated energy company with Canada’s largest oil sands position. Previously, he led teams of accountants in support of Suncor’s supply and trading activities. He has also instructed at the University of Calgary, through the Haskayne School of Business, in the area of Financial Accounting.
Previously, he led the complete settlements function for an energy trading portfolio, championed financial and management reporting for the Natural Gas and Eastern power trading businesses, optimized an energy portfolio as an energy trader, increased the value of customer relations by managing call centre operations, and drove brand presence by launching synergy driven customer campaigns.
Timothy continues to assist senior management accomplish the company’s mission and vision through delivering human capital innovation. He created the SYNAPSE network at Suncor, which enriches employee experience through job sharing, professional networking and neural networking. In 2018, Timothy helped to found Untapped Energy, a data science startup for data practitioners in the energy industry, in the Calgary area.