William T. Yardley

Bill Yardley

Executive Vice President and President, Gas Transmission and Midstream

Bill Yardley was named Enbridge’s Executive Vice President and President of Gas Transmission and Midstream on Feb. 27, 2017. Mr. Yardley is also the President and Chairman of the Board of Spectra Energy Partners.

Mr. Yardley, based in Houston, was previously president of Spectra Energy’s U.S. Transmission and Storage business—leading the business development, project execution, operations and environment, health and safety efforts associated with Spectra Energy’s U.S. portfolio of assets.

Mr. Yardley joined the company in 2000 as general manager of marketing for Spectra Energy's predecessor company, Duke Energy Gas Transmission. He later served as vice president of marketing and business development and as group vice president of the company’s Northeastern U.S. assets and operations.

Mr. Yardley earned his bachelor's degree in economics from Colby College in Waterville, Maine and his master's degree in business administration from Northeastern University in Boston. He also completed the Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program.