The AES Corp. appointed James Miller, former CEO and chairman of PPL Corp., to the AES board of directors, effective June 20, 2013.
With more than 35 years of experience in the energy industry, Miller most recently served as chairman of PPL Corp. from 2006 until his retirement in March 2012. He joined PPL as president of its U.S. generation businesses in 2001.
Previously, he was executive vice president of USEC Inc. and president of two ABB Group subsidiaries: ABB Environmental Systems and ABB Resource Recovery Systems. He began his career in the electric utility industry at the former Delmarva Power & Light Co.
AES provides energy to 23 countries through a portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities.