PG&E names Andrew Vesey as president and CEO of the utility
In a regulatory filing, PG&E said that on August 9, the Board of Directors of Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation, appointed Andrew Vesey as the new CEO and President of the Utility, effective on August 19, 2019. Vesey most recently served as Managing Director and CEO of AGL Energy in Australia from 2015 to 2018. Vesey's appointment will be effective August 19, 2019. He will report to the Board of the Utility, while working closely with and taking direction from PG&E Corporation CEO and President Bill Johnson. In his role, Vesey will have responsibility for the Utility's operations, including Safety, Electric Operations, Gas Operations, Generation and Customer Care. "Andy is a focused and talented leader with the demonstrated experience to help PG&E improve our safety and operational performance, while also being a strong advocate for clean energy solutions. We have full confidence in Andy to lead change and deliver results across our safety and operational areas including electric, gas, generation and customer teams," said PG&E Corporation CEO and President Bill Johnson.