Vice President, Structure and Strategy
Sequent Energy Management
Berney Aucoin is vice president, Structure and Strategy, for Sequent Energy Management. In this role he provides analytical valuation support, which enables the company to offer asset management and structured energy services to utilities, power plants, municipalities, industrials, storage operators and other natural gas clients across the country. Sequent is a top-10 marketer of natural gas in the country and a subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS).
He joined Sequent Energy Management in 2004, leading structuring efforts. In 2008 he was named vice president, Structuring, and in 2010 he was given additional responsibilities for the company's strategic direction.
Mr. Aucoin began his natural gas career at Enron, where he held various positions in structuring and marketing & business development for both the natural gas and power sectors. He then worked in the Houston office of American Electric Power where he led AEP's structuring activities for the Texas and Louisiana intrastate gas assets.
Active in his community, Mr. Aucoin is involved in various church, school and charity organizations.
He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama.
A native of Louisiana, Mr. Aucoin has been a resident of Houston for more than two decades. He and his wife of 20 years are the parents of four children.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in natural gas distribution, retail operations, wholesale services, midstream operations and cargo shipping. As the nation's largest natural gas-only distributor based on customer count, AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than 1.5 million retail customers through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Nicor National, which market natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management, ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities, and ownership of Tropical Shipping, one of the largest containerized cargo carriers serving the Bahamas and Caribbean region. AGL Resources is a member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit www.aglresources.com.