Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
Gene Rozgonyi was named vice president and chief risk officer of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) in November 2001. In this role, Rozgonyi is responsible for measuring and monitoring risk throughout AGL Resources and its subsidiaries – including financial risk, weather risk and risk related to the company's trading and asset optimization activities. He also has the responsibility for managing the company's risk management committee, which oversees development and recommends risk management policies and procedures that prudently control the risks taken in the various subsidiaries under the AGL Resources holding company.
Rozgonyi has more than 25 years of professional experience in managing financial, risk management and trading business activities. Prior to joining AGL Resources, he was with New Century Energies as director of risk management. In this position, he was responsible for managing day-to-day risk control activities associated with retail and wholesale energy trading, marketing, and asset optimization operations.
His professional work activities also include capturing, tracking, and overseeing trading and hedging activities within the regulated utility, the local distribution company, and unregulated marketing subsidiaries. He also has worked as a trader, floor broker and analyst and has been involved with implementing and launching products and services targeted at energy traders worldwide in markets such as electricity deregulation. In addition, Rozgonyi's career includes working as an independent NYMEX trading company owner.
Rozgonyi currently serves on the board of directors for the Commodity Markets Council and has served on the board of directors for Colorado's Senior Housing Options and for the New York Mercantile Exchange Charitable Foundation committee.
Rozgonyi is a Regis University graduate with a degree in economics. He is based in Houston.
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. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves approximately 630,000 retail energy customers and approximately 1.2 million customer service contracts through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Pivotal Home Solutions, respectively, which markets 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.