Rockpoint Gas Storage has announced that Mr Tobias J. McKenna is the new Chief Executive Officer of the Rockpoint gas storage platform entities. McKenna brings to Rockpoint over 25 years of experience in the energy industry with leadership roles across a wide spectrum of disciplines including gas storage and marketing, midstream operations, energy trading, business development, and acquisition and divestitures.
From 2014 to 2020, he was Co-founder of Tidewater Midstream Ltd, where he served in multiple roles including Director, President and CEO, Vice President of Business Development & Commercial and most recently as President, Midstream. From 2010 to 2014, he was Vice President, Natural Gas Trading for Castleton Commodities Canada and prior thereto was Co-founder of its predecessor, Louis Dreyfus Energy Canada in 2003.
Mr McKenna obtained his Bachelors of business administration from Saint Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, Canada, in 1994.
“We are pleased to welcome Toby McKenna as the CEO,” said Brian Baker, Rockpoint Board Member. “Toby's energy industry knowledge and in particular his business development and gas marketing experience bring significant additional depth to our team and will help us build value for all our stakeholders. I look forward to working with Toby in our efforts to grow Rockpoint."
McKenna added: “I am excited about the opportunity to work with the talented team at Rockpoint Storage and Access Gas. Rockpoint has a strategic mix of high value storage and distribution assets across key North American markets that strongly position us to meet ever-changing customer seasonal demands. Through this industry-leading foundation of storage and distribution services, we are incredibly well positioned to adapt to and continue to lead the energy transformation to natural gas and renewables all while adjusting to volatility from new demand sources such as LNG.”
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