Photographic portrait of Lance Mortlock
Working through a well-developed plan and making the right changes is critical for organizations to achieve their short-term goals, while setting themselves up for success in the future.

Lance Mortlock

EY Canada Strategy Partner and Oil and Gas Leader

Forward-thinker. Strategist.

Lance is an EY Canada strategy partner and our Canadian Oil and Gas Leader, based in Calgary. He was formerly the Canadian Strategy Services Leader and Director at EY.

He’s provided management consulting services through over 130 projects across the globe, and has had the opportunity to work with leading national and international energy and utility companies, as well as energy regulators, governments, LNG, oil field service and pipeline companies.

As a strategist Lance has authored 27 points of view on a variety of business topics. He’s a forward-thinking leader in energy industry trends and market dynamics with several publications in Canadian media. He’s also presented as a keynote speaker at several industry conferences.

Lance has an honours undergraduate degree from Exeter University, an MBA with distinction from Cardiff Business School, is a Certified Management Consultant, Certified Change Management Professional, Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and a Project Management Professional. Lance completed a LEAD certificate in corporate innovation from Stanford Graduate School of Business and an AI certificate from MIT. He is a guest lecturer for the MBA program on transaction integration, strategy, relationship management and management consulting and an Executive Research Fellow at the University of Calgary Haskayne School of Business. Lance is also IDEO-certified who are an award-winning global design firm that take a human-centered, design-based approach to helping organizations innovate. 

How Lance is building a better working world

“As the sector goes through an era of transformation, taking on new business models and modernization, I’m focusing on delivering to our people. I’m helping clients develop new strategies and metrics, improve their planning processes and implement enhanced operating models and innovation programs. As the oil and gas sector leader, I help our focus account teams ensure we’re bringing the best thinking, knowledge, ideas and solutions to the client – leveraging the vast expertise at EY. Part of my role includes driving cross-functional efforts in the development of industry-focused points of view on topical issues and business challenges, as well as represent EY in the media on energy-related topics. Being able to navigate through the changing regulatory environment, manage risks and optimize performance will lead to a better working world for our clients.”

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