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FOR: HUSKY ENERGY INC.

TSX SYMBOL:
 HSE

Husky Appoints Chief Financial Officer

Feb 28, 2007 - 05:39 ET

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 28, 2007) - Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer of Husky Energy Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff Barlow as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Husky Energy Inc., effective March 1st, 2007. "Mr. Barlow, who is an experienced financial executive, has extensive knowledge in the oil and gas business," said Mr. Lau.

Prior to this appointment, Mr. Barlow was the Vice President and Controller of Husky Oil Operations Limited. Geoff held the position of Controller for Renaissance Energy from 1994 to 2000. He is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary.

Husky Energy is a Canadian based integrated energy and energy-related company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Husky Energy is a publicly traded company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE.



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