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Itâ€™s been my honor to help lead and support the most significant transformation in NRG Energyâ€™s history through IT leadership. Our transformation included both significant cost synergy and growth objectives, and my incredible team helped achieve both with stunning results. Technology is evolving our sector to become smarter, more sustainable, and more reliable for businesses and residents across the country. At NRG, weâ€™re empowering our employees through digital modernization, data analytics and robotic process automation that focuses on our customers. Our digital transformation is helping us bring the power of energy to people and organizations throughout North America. As Senior Vice President, Information Technology for NRG Energy, Kim is leading NRGâ€™s digital transformation by overseeing all aspects of information technology, cyber security, digital development, and data and analytics for the company. Kim has more than 20 years of experience in Information Technology with a breadth of roles including cyber security (including Critical Infrastructure Protection), strategic planning, new business development, M&A program management, program management, project management, services management, finance, compliance, application development, quality assurance, and infrastructure systems engineer. Kim has led several merger and acquisition integrations and special projects for NRG where he partnered with senior leadership across the companyâ€™s business and functional units to achieve our strategic goals. Kim continues this partnership with NRG leadership to advance our digital transformation through development of our data analytics platform, enhancement of our robotic process automation, and agile delivery of our customerâ€™s digital experiences. Prior to this role, Kim served as Vice President, IT for NRGâ€™s former renewables division. In this role, Kim formed and led NRGâ€™s renewables information technology team. The team developed novel strategic data acquisition, business intelligence and a competitively differentiating analytics platforms. Kim previously served as a systems consultant in the power industry for 5 years (including 3 with Reliant Energy), focusing on energy trading, risk management and support systems. Kim joined Reliant Energy in 2004 and continued with RRI Energy and GenOn on route to NRG. His experience includes information technology strategy, technical architecture, program and project management, Agile development, process design utilizing ITIL and COBIT, and application and operations management.