N Murray Edwards Net Worth $175 Million
The War Against Big Stakes
N. Murray Edwards is a Canadian businessman with an estimated net worth of $1.75 billion as of March 2013. According to Forbes, he is the 19th richest man in Canada and the 868th on the planet.
Mr. Edwards has brought in his estimated net worth of $1.75 billion with his positions in the Canadian oil sands with his business, Canadian Natural Resources, where he is also the chairman. Mr. Edwards additionally owns huge positions in Ensign Energy, the next largest oil services business in Canada, and Penn West, one of Canada’s largest energy trusts.
N. Murray Edwards is best known as the co-owner of the Calgary Flames hockey team of the National Hockey League. Mr. Edwards additionally owns Resorts of the Canadian Rockies, the owner of Fernie Alpine Resort, Kimberley Alpine Resort, Nakiska, Stoneham Mountain Resort, Monte Sainte Anne, and Kicking Horse Resort. The chairman has more than 30% stake in Jovian Capital Corp., a management and holding company.
Edwards serves as the Chairman of the Board of Magellan Aerospace Corporation where he is a majority stockholder owning 76% of the Common Shares, and Ensign Energy Services. The chairman is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan with a Bachelor of Commerce (with honours) degree. The chairman afterwards obtained his law degree in the University of Toronto.