Account managers for commercial, industrial and business customers

Let us help you with your natural gas and electricity needs—like opening a new account, increasing energy efficiency and decreasing your bills. Looking to purchase or upgrade natural gas equipment? Our account managers can help you determine which equipment is ideal for your needs and which are eligible for rebates, and they can help guide you through the rebate application process. They’ll also help you understand rates and tariffs.

Natural gas account managers

Large commercial and industrial customers

Our key account managers have specialized industry knowledge, and they’re here to help you save energy and money:

Agriculture and food and beverage processors

Thomas Montgomery
Tel: 604-592-7870
Cell: 604-999-1687
[email protected]

Education, hotels and private recreational facilities

Vlad Kostka
Tel: 604-592-7967
Cell: 604-833-3182
[email protected]

Forest products, chemical and refineries and manufacturing-related services

Rajoo Jagtap
Tel: 604-576-7334
Cell: 604-788-6675
[email protected]

Mining, pulp and paper, power generation, cement and asphalt manufacturing

Doug Tufts
Tel: 604-592-7642
Cell: 604-992-9611
[email protected]

Municipalities and public recreational facilities

Ian Mitchell
Tel: 604-592-8237
Cell: 604-836-6604
[email protected]

Private healthcare and affordable housing

Mel Tugade
Tel: 604-592-7907
Cell: 604-209-9673
[email protected]

Provincial government, federal government, office towers, retail and transportation

Chris Alionis
Tel: 604-592-7985
Cell: 604-802-4427
[email protected]

Public healthcare

Elizabeth Manhas
Tel: 250-380-5725
Cell: 250-888-4191
[email protected]

Small and medium-sized business customers

Our energy solutions managers are here to help you with energy conservation and management, so you can save energy and money. Contact the energy solutions manager in your area:

Abbotsford, Agassiz, Anmore, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, Delta, Hope, Langley, Township of Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, North Delta, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, White Rock

Tiago Pereira
Tel: 604-592-7463
Cell: 604-991-8802
[email protected]

Burnaby, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Squamish, Vancouver, West Vancouver, Whistler

Kevin Garcha
Tel: 604-576-7174
Cell: 604-202-6748
[email protected]

Interior and Northern BC

Stephanie Au
Tel: 250-868 4569
Cell: 250-808-1087

Vancouver Island and Sunshine Coast

Elizabeth Manhas
Tel: 250-380-5725
Cell: 250-888-4191
[email protected]

Electricity technical advisors

If you’re planning a new construction project or major upgrades to an existing facility, talk to the electricity technical advisor in your area at the beginning of your project.

Our electricity technical advisors have a Certified Energy Manager® (CEM) designation from the Association of Energy Engineers and can help you find ways to improve the energy efficiency of your project using the latest technology and designs. They’ll work with you every step of way, from planning and evaluation to accessing energy study funds, applying for rebates and measuring your energy savings at the end of your project.

Central Okanagan

Reza Naghash, PhD, P.Eng, CPM
Tel: 250-868-4582
[email protected]

South Okanagan/Similkameen

Olivia Sieniewicz, P.Eng
Tel: 250-469-8051
[email protected]

Phil Hawkes, CEM
Tel: 250-490-2627
[email protected]


Doug Lamminen, CEM
Tel: 250-368-0509
[email protected]

Industrial New Connections

Dan Higginson, P.Eng
Tel: 250-469-8093
[email protected]

All FortisBC electricity service areas

Karen d’Aoust, CEM
Tel: 250-469-8035
[email protected]

We’re here to help

Natural gas
Tel: 1-888-224-2710, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., or email us

Tel: 1-866-436-7847, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., or email us