Assistant Vice President Sales Petroleum and Chemicals
As Assistant Vice President Sales Petroleum and Chemicals at CN, Sandra Ellis leads sales teams across Canada and the United States and has accountability for sales growth and logistics solutions development for CN’s energy, chemical and plastics customers across North America. Sandra has over 20 years of experience in transportation and logistics, energy midstream and exposure to petrochemicals. Her 15+ years of railway experience at both CN and Canadian Pacific includes leadership across bulk, industrial, intermodal and energy portfolios as well as customer service, business development, multimodal facility management and commercial marketing and strategy development. The 7+ years at Inter Pipeline encompassed commercially-oriented infrastructure development, logistics set-up and integration for new ventures and acquisitions, JV development and M&A. Her combination of railway and customer experience provides a unique perspective on the challenges and value drivers facing energy and petrochemicals customers and how to address these through innovative transportation solutions.