HOUSTON, June 25 /CNW/ -- Spectra Energy Corp has appointed Anthony
Comper, the recently retired President and Chief Executive Officer of BMO
Financial Group, to the company's board of directors. Mr. Comper will serve
on the Compensation Committee and the Finance and Risk Management Committee.
Mr. Comper is an established Canadian business leader with over three
decades of experience in banking, finance and international business. He has
served in numerous management positions with BMO Financial Group.
"We are delighted to have Tony join our board," said Paul Anderson,
Chairman, Spectra Energy. "He is a very dynamic, experienced executive with a
rich and extensive background which will clearly further strengthen our
Previously elected members to the Spectra Energy Board are: Paul M.
Anderson, chairman; and Fred J. Fowler, Martha B. Wyrsch, Roger Agnelli,
William T. Esrey, Dennis R. Hendrix, Austin A. Adams, Peter B. Hamilton,
Michael E.J. Phelps and Pamela L. Carter.
Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) is one of North America's premier pure
play natural gas midstream companies serving three key links in the natural
gas value chain: gathering and processing, transmission and storage and
distribution. For close to a century, Spectra Energy and its predecessor
companies have developed critically important pipelines and related energy
infrastructure connecting natural gas supply sources to premium markets. Based
in Houston, Texas, the company operates in the United States and Canada
approximately 17,500 miles of transmission pipeline, 265 billion cubic feet of
storage, natural gas gathering and processing, natural gas liquids operations
and local distribution assets. Spectra Energy Corp also has a 50 percent
ownership in DCP Midstream, one of the largest natural gas gatherers and
processors in the United States. Visit http://www.spectraenergy.com for more
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