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NextEra Energy announces appointment of Darryl L. Wilson to board of directors
JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced the appointment of Darryl L. Wilson to its board of directors. Mr. Wilson will serve on the board's audit committee.
"We're extremely pleased to welcome Darryl to the NextEra Energy board," said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy. "Darryl brings to our board a wealth of electric industry expertise, along with a proven track record as an experienced commercial and operations leader for nearly two decades with General Electric. We look forward to benefitting from his valuable insight and counsel as we continue to grow NextEra Energy and pursue our vision of being North America's clean energy leader."
Throughout his distinguished 30-year career, Mr. Wilson gained experience with marketing, commercial operations, customer service and support for electric generation and distribution customers, as well as significant international management and knowledge of consumer, commercial and industrial lighting and appliance markets and products. Prior to his recent retirement, he served in a number of roles with General Electric Company, including Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer for GE Energy Connections and GE Distributed Power, President and CEO of GE Aero Energy, President & Chief Executive Officer of GE Consumer & Industrial Asia & India, and Vice President, Commercial of GE Power.
Mr. Wilson serves on the board of the Houston branch of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank and on the board of the Julia C. Hester House Community Center. He previously served on the executive committee of the Greater Houston Partnership. Mr. Wilson received a Master of Business Administration degree in marketing from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Arts in business administration from Baldwin-Wallace College.
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