Ian Macgregor


Ian MacGregor has been Chairman of the Board of North West Refining since its inception in 2004 and was appointed President & Chief Executive Officer in January 2014. Ian serves as a member of both the North West Redwater Partnership Executive Leadership Committee and Management Committee. Ian has been involved in most aspects of the Sturgeon Refinery’s design, corporate structure, financing and construction.

Ian is a Partner and Co-founder of North West Capital where he founded the Sturgeon Refinery and Enhance Energy. He has spent his career starting and running technical businesses in every area of the energy industry. Ian’s specialty is starting from scratch, usually with a novel idea or at the least, with a different approach and having the tenacity to operationalize it and make it a success.

Ian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calgary.