Vice President and Associate General Counsel (Non-Regulated Businesses)
Dat Tran was named vice president and associate general counsel of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) in March 2007. Tran, who joined AGL Resources in August 2003, is responsible for managing and directing the legal affairs of all non-utility business divisions, including Sequent Energy Management, Southstar, Pivotal Storage, Pivotal LNG, Pivotal Home Solutions and Tropical Shipping.
Tran has more than 20 years of legal and business experience in the energy, utilities and transportation sectors, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, commodities trading and marketing, and project development. Prior to joining AGL Resources, he was assistant general counsel for CMS Energy. He also has held senior legal and management positions with Duke Energy and Kinder Morgan Inc.
Tran is a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel and the Asian American Bar Association. He serves on the board of directors of Texas EquuSearch and the Asian American Bar Association Foundation of Houston.
Tran received his law degree, graduate degree in finance and undergraduate degree in accounting from the University of Connecticut.
He resides in Houston with his wife and three 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. 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.