|By Marketwired .||
|December 20, 2013 03:08 PM EST||
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/20/13 -- Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc. (TSX: ENF) (the "Corporation") announced today the appointment of Perry Schuldhaus as the President of the Corporation and the President of Enbridge Management Services Inc., the Administrator of Enbridge Income Fund (the "Fund") effective January 1, 2014.
Mr. Schuldhaus replaces John Whelen, who remains the Senior Vice-President and Controller of Enbridge Inc. ("Enbridge"). Mr. Schuldhaus will dedicate all of his time to the Corporation and the Fund. He has over 30 years of domestic and international experience in the energy industry, including in gas transmission, gas gathering and processing. For a majority of his career, Mr. Schuldhaus has been responsible for the business development and acquisition of energy related infrastructure. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Schuldhaus held the position of Vice-President, Upstream Business Development and Acquisitions within the Liquid Pipelines division of Enbridge. He led teams that negotiated and closed approximately one-third of Enbridge's $29 billion of commercially secured and announced projects currently under construction. Mr. Schuldhaus holds a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the University of Alberta and has completed the Finance for Senior Executives program at the Harvard Business School.
"I wish to thank John Whelen for his dedication and contribution to the Company and the Fund. His strong leadership has been instrumental in successfully guiding the Fund through a period of significant growth over the past few years. With its increasing size and complexity, and its potential for future growth, the Fund now requires a dedicated senior executive. With his strong infrastructure development background and knowledge of the Fund's operations, I am confident that Perry will effectively lead the Fund and Company", said Gordon Tallman, the Chair of the Corporation's Board and the Chair of the Enbridge Commercial Trust Board.
ABOUT ENBRIDGE INCOME FUND HOLDINGS INC.
Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc. is a publicly traded corporation. Through its investment in Enbridge Income Fund, it holds high quality, low risk energy infrastructure assets, including interests in more than 500 megawatts of renewable and alternative power generation capacity, a portfolio of liquids transportation and storage businesses and a 50% interest in the Canadian segment of the Alliance Pipeline. Information about Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc. is at www.enbridgeincomefund.com.