Phil Toews

Phil Toews, P. Eng, ICD.D



Phil Toews is a Professional Engineer with over 30 years experience working in the banking and energy industries. He began his career working as an engineer for Amoco Canada and Crestar Energy in facilities and development. He then transitioned into banking, where he spent the majority of his career with Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan in a variety of sales and trading roles in the commodities groups. His most recent post was heading up J.P. Morgan’s very successful Canadian Commodities division.

Phil was also a founder and director of Caravan Oil and Gas Ltd., which grew from a private energy company to a publicly traded oil and gas company producing over 1900 BOED prior to being acquired by an intermediate publicly traded oil and gas producer in 2000. Phil is a member of APEGA and the Institute of Corporate Directors. He is currently on the boards of Kudo’s Inc., a tech firm, and Diakonos, a non-profit serving first responders. He also served on the boards of other non-profit organizations.