Chief Executive Officer
Founder and CEO of Franklin Park (FP). Formerly Executive Vice President of the AES Corporation. A prime mover behind the growth of AES from its start-up phase to a global, $30 billion enterprise.
Originated and executed most of AES’s first-of-a-kind transactions, many of which are now commonplace in the industry. In addition to transaction experience, he has been responsible for the day-to-day operations of power companies with over 20 million customers, 19,000MW of generation and 50,000 employees.
His unique, people-centered management style was developed early in his career as described in the book, What America Does Right. In addition to his commercial activities, Tom is a Board member of the Strategic Energy Institute at Georgia Tech, The Great Lakes Energy Institute (Chairman) and Duquesne University. He holds a BSc with High Honors in Chemical Engineering, an MBA and a Juris Doctorate.
Tom was a finalist for the 2016 Standard and Poors Global Energy Award for Lifetime Achievement.