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Robert Huggard

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Robert Huggard , Independent Director

Robert Huggard currently serves as an Administrator Director, a member of the Audit and Risk Committee and a member of the Governance, Nomination & Compensation Committee. Mr. Huggard is the President of Lindaura Consulting Ltd. Mr. Huggard's prior experience includes serving as CEO of the Ontario Energy Association from 2014 to 2016, leading Direct Energy, an energy retailer, as President of Home and Business Services from 2008 to 2009, as President of Canadian Operations from 2005 to 2007 and as Executive Vice President from 2002 to 2005. Prior to joining Direct Energy, Mr. Huggard was the Vice President and General Manager of Home and Business Services at Enbridge from 1999 to 2002, the Vice President of Retail Services at Enbridge Gas Distribution from 1997 to 1999 and the Vice President of Marketing at Enbridge Gas Distribution from 1994 to 1997. Mr. Huggard is an independent director on the Board of Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc., serving as Chair, Human Resources and Compensation Committee and sitting on the Governance and Risk Committee, as well as the Finance and Audit Committee. In addition, Mr. Huggard was Chairman and director of SCITI TR Limited and the Trustee of SCITI Total Return Trust from May 2006 to May 2011, and was also the CEO of the Administrative Agent of The Consumers' Waterheater Income Fund from 2002 to 2006.

Mr. Huggard holds a B.A. Honors in Economics from Dartmouth College, an M.B.A. from the Schulich School of Business and an ICD.D Certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors.