Ray Reipas was appointed Senior Vice President, Energy of Teck in November 2011. He joined the company in September 2008 as Vice President, Energy.
Prior to joining Teck, Mr. Reipas was Vice President of Mining for Total E&P Canada Limited. He has over 30 years of experience in engineering and managing open pit mines in Western Canada and overseas and has held senior management roles with a number of mining, oil and oil-sand operations.
Mr. Reipas holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. He has also completed the Queen’s University Executive Program.
He is currently a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta, as well as the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.