Chief Operating Officer, PSEG
President and Chief Operating Officer, PSEG Power
Ralph A. LaRossaRalph A. LaRossa was elected chief operating officer of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., effective January 2020. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing all of the operating businesses of PSEG, including Public Service Electric & Gas, PSEG Long Island, PSEG Power and PSEG Services Corp. Mr. LaRossa is a member of PSEG’s Executive Officer Group.
Mr. LaRossa has been president and COO of PSEG Power since June 2017, a position he continues to hold. PSEG Power is a major, unregulated independent power producer in the United States with four main subsidiaries: PSEG Nuclear, PSEG Fossil, PSEG Energy Resources and Trade and PSEG Power Ventures.
In addition, Mr. LaRossa was appointed chairman of the board of PSEG Long Island in November 2020. PSEG Long Island is a New York subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PSEG), which has been managing the electric transmission and distribution systems on Long Island and in the Rockaways since January 2014. PSEG Long Island serves 1.1 million customers.
Previously, he served as president and COO of PSE&G, PSEG’s regulated utility business, since October 2006.
He is a graduate of Stevens Institute of Technology. In addition, Mr. LaRossa has completed the Harvard Business School’s Program for Management Development and MIT’s Reactor Technology Course for Utility Executives.
Mr. LaRossa is chairman of Choose New Jersey and serves on its board. In addition, he is a member of the board for Montclair State University, Electric Sector Coordinating Council (ESCC), and is a past chair of the American Gas Association.