Deputy Premier, Minister of Natural Gas Development
Government of British Columbia, Canada
Rich Coleman has been a provincial politician for more than fifteen years, and is currently sitting his fifth term as Minister of the newly created Ministry of Natural Gas Development and the appointed Deputy Premier. He is experienced on the energy portfolio including responsibility for the BC Oil and Gas Commission and BC Hydro. Coleman spearheaded the development of British Columbia’s LNG strategy which has seen significant international interest with more than ten LNG proposals to date.