Ricardo G. Pérez

Retired President & Chief Operating Officer, Westinghouse Electric Company
Director since 2024


  • Governance, Nominating and Sustainability Committee
  • Industrial Operations Committee


Current Public Company Directorships:

  • None


Prior Public Company Directorships:

  • None



Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, and Senior Vice President, Nuclear Operations Support and Projects at Tennessee Valley Authority from 2013 to 2017.  From 1981 to 2013, held various leadership roles at Westinghouse Electric Company, including President and Chief Operating Officer from 2010 to 2013.  Member of the University of Florida Nuclear Engineering Advisory Board and an executive member of the Latino Corporate Directors Association.


MS – Energy Engineering, University of Pittsburgh; BS – Engineering, University of Florida

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in nuclear operations through executive leadership roles at Westinghouse Electric Company and Tennessee Valley Authority.
  • Significant understanding of regulatory requirements applicable to our Company gained through extensive energy industry experience.  
  • Valuable background in supply chain, information technology, cyber and physical security matters.
  • Strong track record of inclusive leadership and talent development, as well as supporting diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.