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Bill Collins

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Finance Officer, North America

Bill Collins is ENGIE’s North American Regional Manager and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), having oversight of all business support functions. Since joining ENGIE in 2018, he has served as BU NORAM’s CFO and Group Deputy Chief Financial Officer in charge of the Enterprise Performance Management in Paris.  Bill joined ENGIE from AKZO NOBEL in Amsterdam where he held the roles of Group Controller and CFO of the company’s largest global business unit.  Previously, Bill held international finance leadership positions at Schneider Electric and Eaton Corporation, living and working in the US, France, Japan, and Switzerland.

Stefaan Sercu

Chief Energy Solutions Officer, Americas

Stefaan Sercu is the lead of Energy Solutions for North and South America, responsible for delivering comprehensive energy solutions for public- and private-sector customers. During his 24 years at ENGIE, he has held multiple roles, most recently serving as Chief Cities and Communities and Operations Officer, responsible for all commercial, operational and management activities within this business area. Prior to that role, he served as President and CEO of ENGIE Generation North America LLC and Chief IT Officer, ENGIE North America, in charge of the company’s power generation facilities and IT services. He also previously held the position of President and CEO of GDF SUEZ Energy Marketing North America (now ENGIE Energy Marketing North America), among others.

David Carroll

Chief Renewables Officer, North America

David Carroll is the North America lead for Renewables and is responsible for the Renewables activities that encompass utility scale wind and solar, distributed generation and storage, focused on development, engineering, construction, operations and maintenance, including partnership management.

David joined ENGIE North America in August 2020 as Vice President for Grid Scale Renewables. He has more than 15 years of experience leading construction, engineering and program management teams across the renewable energy industry, including wind, solar, bioenergy, and storage technologies, contributing to more than 7 GW of renewable energy globally.

Philippe Vedrenne

Chief Executive Officer, Global Energy Management, North America

Philippe Vedrenne leads our Wholesale Energy Trading and Retail Energy Supply activities in North America. In this role, he oversees risk and asset management, origination, trading, and retail activities. Prior his current role, Philippe spent more than 20 years working on the development of gas and power trading within various entities and geographies of ENGIE in the world. In addition to this role, Philippe is supervising the equivalent activities in Mexico and Brazil. Philippe is as well member of the Executive Committee of Global Energy Management and Supply, our entity dedicated to wholesale energy trading and supply worldwide.

André Cangucu

Managing Director of Networks, Americas

André Cangucu is responsible for overseeing the operations and business development activities of ENGIE in the Infrastructure space in the Americas. It encompasses transmission lines, gas pipelines, distribution companies, gas storage, regasification and biogas biomethane. Previously, he was the Chief Commercial, Industries, Mergers and Acquisitions Officer, responsible for leading the C&I business area and the mergers & acquisitions team. Since joining ENGIE in 2002, he has served in various roles, including the position of Chief Commercial and Industries and Mergers and Acquisitions Officer, responsible for leading the C&I business and the mergers & acquisitions team. He also previously held the position of Chief Development Officer in charge of ENGIE’s business development in the United States and Canada. He began his career at ENGIE in 2002 and has served in various roles including Chief Financial Officer for Latin America and Chief Financial Officer for Peru. Before joining ENGIE, he held positions at Enron as well as Igaras one of the largest kraft paper and corrugated container producer in Brazil.

Axel Leveque

Chief Thermal Officer, Americas

Axel Leveque leads Thermal & B2C Supply for North America, overseeing the performance of the existing fleet, accelerating the greening of ENGIE assets including hydrogen and green gases and supporting Renewables on large-scale storage and generation.

With over 25 years of experience in the energy industry, Axel most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of ENGIE Chile.

Prior to that, he held roles as Chief Operating Officer of GDF SUEZ International Latin America, and Senior Vice President of Business Development and Chief Operating Officer of ENGIE Peru.

Prathima Sundar

VP Human Resources, CHRO North America

Prat Sundar is responsible for Human Resources for ENGIE North America. Prat joined ENGIE in 2016 as our Head of HR for the Services business line and then eventually expanded her role to become the leader of HR Business Partnerships, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Culture. Prat has 18 years of experience managing Human Resources in energy, non-profits, technology companies and Government agencies. Prior to ENGIE she was the Head of Human Resources for a global non-profit. Prat devotes a good deal of her time outside of work as a coach and mentor to other HR professionals who seek to develop successful careers in Human Resources and volunteers with several local youth groups. Prat’s contributions in the DEI space started during her college years and she has continued to build on it over the years.

Will Davis

Chief Legal and Ethics Officer, Government & Regulatory Affairs, North America

Will Davis leads the legal and government and regulatory affairs functions for the North America Region, including ethics, privacy, and compliance.  He joined ENGIE in 2011 as Senior Counsel in the Generation Group. He became the North America General Counsel in 2017 and is the lead lawyer in the North America Hub.  He has been practicing law in the energy sector for over 21 years, initially as an associate at Hunton & Williams and Paul Hastings, both in Washington, D.C., and later at SunCoke Energy, Inc., formerly a subsidiary of Sunoco.

Coy Wright

VP, IT & Digital, CIO, North America

Coy Wright is responsible for IT & Digital for ENGIE North America. Coy joined ENGIE in 2019, starting out as head of IT Infrastructure, later expanding to also include Corporate Applications. Coy has over 25 years of experience managing IT in energy, financial and manufacturing industries. Prior to ENGIE, he was the CIO for Pacific Drilling a global Houston based energy company for the previous 10 years. Coy has held IT leadership positions at Halliburton, Weatherford, GulfMark Offshore, Amegy Bank, and C&W Communications. Coy is also an active community volunteer, currently serving on the executive board of Ronald McDonald House Houston and chair of the technology committee.

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