Provident Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer
News Release 18-10
September 8, 2010
CALGARY, ALBERTA - Provident Energy Trust (Provident) (TSX-PVE.UN; NYSE-PVX) today
announced that Mr. Brent Heagy has been appointed Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
(“CFO”) effective October 1, 2010. Mr. Heagy will succeed Mark Walker who, as previously announced, will
be stepping down from the role effective September 30, 2010.
Mr. Heagy was most recently Chief Financial Officer of a Calgary based mid-sized Energy Trust. Prior to that,
he was Chief Risk Officer for EnCana Corporation in Calgary, Chief Financial Officer for PanCanadian Energy
Corporation's US operations based in Houston, Texas and began his career with Coopers & Lybrand in
Calgary. Mr. Heagy graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a bachelor of Commerce degree in
1982 and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1985.
“We are very excited to welcome Brent to Provident” said Doug Haughey, President and CEO. “Brent
brings a tremendous amount of senior leadership experience and we look forward to his contribution
to the Provident team”.
“On behalf of Provident’s Board of Directors and staff, I would also like to thank Mark Walker for
his valuable contribution to Provident since joining Provident’s predecessor, Founders Energy, in
1996.” said Mr. Haughey. “Mark was instrumental in Provident’s success, we will miss his
contribution, but wish him every success in his future endeavors.”
Provident Energy Trust is a Calgary-based, open-ended energy income trust that owns and manages a natural
gas liquids (NGL) midstream business. Provident’s Midstream facilities are strategically located in Western
Canada and in the premium NGL markets in Eastern Canada and the U.S. Provident provides monthly cash
distributions to its unitholders and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange
under the symbols