Former Ipsco head Roger Phillips passes away at age 73
Roger Phillips is seen in this undated file image.
Published Friday, February 1, 2013 8:06AM CST
Roger Phillips, the man behind Ipsco’s incredible growth, has passed away at age 73.
Phillips spent two decades as the president and CEO of the company, which is now called Evraz.
He is credited with turning a small western Canadian pipe manufacturer into a steel and pipe giant.
Phillips retired from the company in 2002.