AES United States Strategic Business Unit (SBU) announces new President of U.S. Utilities
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. and DAYTON, Ohio – The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) United States Strategic Business Unit announced today that Vincent Parisi has been named its new President of U.S. Utilities, effective June 3, 2019.
As President of U.S. Utilities for AES, Parisi will serve as President and CEO of Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL) and The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L).
Currently, the vice president of Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc., a NiSource company, Parisi has 18 years of experience in the utilities industry, serving as a senior executive for 16 of those years.
“We are pleased to have someone of Vince’s caliber join us at the helm of IPL and DP&L,” said Lisa Krueger, AES United States Strategic Business Unit President. “His knowledge of the Midwest utilities industry, combined with his strong focus on serving customers, will allow us to continue to provide reliable, affordable and smarter power to our customers today while preparing for the energy future.”
Prior to leading Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc., Parisi was in executive leadership roles at Gas Natural, Inc. and IGS Energy. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from The Ohio State University, and a law degree from Capital University Law School.
“I am honored to lead these two forward-thinking companies during a pivotal time in our industry,” said Parisi. “As technology continues to advance, IPL and DP&L have applied best practices to energy service, delivering value and a high level of customer service. I look forward to continuing that tradition of innovation and quality for the customers and communities we are privileged to serve.”