Champion

Andrew Vesey

Managing Director and CEO

AGL Energy Limited

Andy Vesey joined the National est2016 Male Champions of Change Group in 2016

Bio

Andy Vesey has served as AGL Energy Limited’s (AGL) Managing Director and CEO since February 2015. Prior to this he was Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President at The AES Corporation where he led the company’s Global Operations portfolio in 20 countries since November 2012.

Mr Vesey has over 30 years of experience in the electricity and gas utility industry. His broad experience covers generation, transmission, distribution, customer service, retail sales, corporate support functions, international project development, business start-up, product development assignments, change management and process re-engineering.

Mr Vesey held several executive leadership positions at AES including, Chief Operating Officer, Global Utilities leading AES businesses in 10 countries; Executive Vice President and President for Latin America and Africa; Chief Operating Officer for Latin America; Vice President and Group Manager for AES Latin America; and Vice President of the AES Global Business Transformation.

He joined AES in 2004 from FTI Consulting Inc., where he was a Managing Director of the Utility Finance and Regulatory Advisory Practice. Prior to that, Mr Vesey was a Partner in the Energy, Chemicals and Utilities Practice of Ernst & Young LLP and CEO and Managing Director of Citipower Pty Ltd (Melbourne).
Qualifications
Mr Vesey received his BA in Economics and BS in Mechanical Engineering from Union College in Schenectady, New York, and his MS from New York University