President & CEO
Ken James is the President & CEO of West Coast Olefins Ltd. and former CEO of Nauticol Energy, a company developing methanol and fertilizer projects in Quebec and Alberta, and former President & CEO of KemeX Ltd., an international oil & gas and petrochemical consulting firm.
With more than 30 years experience, Ken has consulted on numerous international petrochemical projects and has gained significant experience in senior project development and management. Ken is a global leader in the petrochemical sector and his deep domain expertise and engineering innovation leadership in modular design principals is the commercial pillar for West Coast’s go to market strategy. A professional engineer and APEGA member, Ken earned his degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.