Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer within a multinational holding company of energy businesses. Responsible for developing and implementing global policies and strategies.
Merger & Acquisition Activities
Implemented a Global Procurement Operation for Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company with annual expenditures of $4.0bn.
Completed integration activity for four energy company acquisitions in the area of procurement and expenditure control including the ENRON Pipeline asset purchase from Dynergy.
Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer09/2007 to 12/2016Berkshire Hathaway Energy CompanyDes Moines, IAAccountable for Global Procurement Operations within a $84bn portfolio of U.S. owned energy businesses.
Director, Procurement and Supply09/2000 to 09/2007Berkshire Hathaway Energy CompanyDes Moines, IA
Lead post merger integration activities in field locations of acquired U.S. energy companies in Nebraska, Iowa, Oregon, Utah and Nevada.
Business Development Project Manager09/1992 to 09/2000Berkshire Hathaway Energy CompanyNewcastle-upon-Tyne, U.K.Managed utility company capital expenditure due diligence acquisition activity for business development opportunities in India and Guatemala. Completed an international relocation to corporate office in 2000.
Bachelor of Science: Electrical Power Systems EngineeringUniversity of NorthumbriaNewcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
Electrical Power SystemsManchester University Institute of Science & TechnologyManchester, United KingdomCoursework in Master of Science Degree
Strategy & Business TransformationHenley Management CollegeOxford, United KingdomCoursework in Master of Business Administration