GDF SUEZ Energy Resources has named Sam Henry president and CEO.
Henry has more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry, most recently as president and CEO of GDF SUEZ Energy Marketing North America Inc. His responsibilities included the commercial optimization of GDF SUEZ’s North American power generation fleet and hedging of commodity price risk for GDF SUEZ’s other businesses in North America. In addition, Henry had management oversight of all North American government and regulatory affairs activities.
“I look forward to assuming this new role and to leading a truly great company into the future,” Henry said. “While challenging, the competitive retail electricity market is full of opportunities, and I am confident we have a team in place that can maximize those opportunities by continuing to provide the level of service that our customers have come to expect from a top-tier organization like GDF SUEZ Energy Resources.”
Previously, Henry served as senior vice president of Central Portfolio Management and as executive vice president of GDF SUEZ Energy Marketing before his appointment as president in June 2004. Before joining GDF SUEZ in 2002, he was vice president of risk management at Edison Mission Energy.