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Incoming Encana CEO Doug Suttles
Incoming Encana CEO Doug Suttles
(TODD KOROL/REUTERS)

There’s time for Encana’s Suttles - but not forever

Doug Suttles was front man for BP PLC’s efforts to control the disasterous Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010, contributing such phrases to the popular lexicon as “junk shot” and “top kill.”

Those were the names of two failed stop-gap attempts at plugging the ill-fated Macondo well, which was eventually killed.