PG&E Appoints Three New Vice Presidents Within Gas And Electric Operations
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept.19, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept.19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company
(PG&E) announced today that its Board of Directors appointed Barry Anderson as
Vice President of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Patrick Hogan as Vice
President of Electric Operations Asset Management and Mallik Angalakudati as
Vice President of Financial and Resource Management in Gas Operations.
"Barry, Patrick and Mallik have outstanding track records at several of
America's leading utilities," said Tony Earley, Chairman, CEO and President of
PG&E Corporation. "We look forward to their many contributions at PG&E as we
continue to strengthen our organization and ensure that we are providing safe,
reliable and affordable service to our customers."
Anderson has served as interim vice president of a new emergency preparedness
and response organization that PG&E created on March 15. He will oversee
PG&E's company-wide emergency management initiatives including logistics
support, communications, alignment with local governments, and resource and
damage modeling. This new organization is reflective of PG&E's commitment to
implementing industry best practices so that the company can respond quickly
and effectively to emergencies and natural disasters.
Anderson has more than 30 years of experience within the electric utility
industry. He joined PG&E in 2011 as senior director of electric distribution
system operations. Prior to joining PG&E, he was the senior director of
network operations for Florida Power and Light (FPL). Some of Anderson's
responsibilities in his previous roles included emergency management, power
restoration, and implementation of smart grid technologies. Anderson received
a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University
and his MBA from Nova Southeastern University.
As Vice President of Electric Operations Asset Management, Hogan will be
responsible for all aspects of PG&E's asset investment and reliability
strategies, including the implementation of industry best practices in
controls, systems and standards.
Hogan comes to PG&E from British Columbia Hydro where he served as vice
president of engineering and design for electric transmission and distribution
systems. He also previously served as senior vice president of electric
distribution asset management for National Grid. In these roles Hogan oversaw
electric system planning and reliability, engineering standards, maintenance
policies, and research development and deployment functions. He received his
bachelor's and master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan
College, and his MBA from Hofstra University.Hogan replaces PG&E's retiring
vice president of Asset Management, Placido "P.J." Martinez.
As Vice President of Financial and Resource Management in Gas Operations,
Angalakudati will oversee contractor and workforce planning, process
improvement and quality assurance and control. Angalakudati most recently led
the retail revenue process at National Grid and held leadership roles in gas
operations at major utilities and consulting firms. He received his MBA from
the University of Michigan.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG),
is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the
United States. Based in San Francisco, with 20,000 employees, the company
delivers some of the nation's cleanest energy to 15 million people in Northern
and Central California. For more information, visit
http://www.pge.com/about/newsroom/ and www.pgecurrents.com.
SOURCE Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E)
Contact: PG&E Corporate Relations - (415) 973-5930
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