Ralph Izzo
DIRECTOR SINCE

August 10, 2020

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE
  • Senior leadership of a publicly traded company
  • Experience in strategic planning, finance, risk management and operations of large, highly regulated companies
  • Expertise in science, technology and public policy
COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS
  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Governance, Nominating and Social Responsibility Committee
OTHER CURRENT PUBLIC COMPANY BOARD SERVICE
  • Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated

Mr. Izzo has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PSEG), a publicly traded diversified energy holding company, since April 2007. He was the company’s president and chief operating officer and has been a member of the board of directors of PSEG since October 2006. Previously, Mr. Izzo was president and chief operating officer of Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), an operating subsidiary of PSEG. Since joining PSE&G in 1992, Mr. Izzo has held several executive positions within the PSEG family of companies.

 

In addition to his current public company board service, Mr. Izzo is the chair of the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) and a member of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee. He is also on the board of directors for the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), Nuclear Electric Insurance Limited (NEIL), the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Mr. Izzo is on the advisory board for the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics Department, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Peddie School and Princeton University’s Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment Advisory Council, as well as a member of the Visiting Committee for the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Columbia University School of Engineering Board of Visitors and of the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion. In addition, he is a former chair of the Rutgers University Board of Governors and the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce.

 

Mr. Izzo received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in mechanical engineering and his Doctor of Philosophy degree in applied physics from Columbia University. He also received a Master of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in finance, from the Rutgers Graduate School of Management.

EDUCATION

B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University

Ph.D. in Applied Physics, Columbia University

M.B.A., Rutgers Graduate School of Management