President, PSEG Services Corporation
Derek M. Di Risio
Derek M. Di Risio was named president, PSEG Services Corp. in July 2014. He is responsible for the coordination and delivery of several centralized services currently residing within PSEG Services Corporation including corporate communications, continuous improvement, corporate security and properties, information technology, procurement, payroll and other transactional services. Mr. Di Risio is a member of PSEG’s Executive Officer Group.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Di Risio was vice president and controller of Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG), Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), PSEG Services Corporation, PSEG Energy Holdings and PSEG Power, a position he assumed in December 2006. He was previously vice president and assistant controller, since July 2004. Prior to his roles in the accounting function, Mr. Di Risio spent six years in finance and business planning functions for the company’s international operations.
Mr. Di Risio joined PSE&G in September 1991 and has held a variety of positions, including assignments with the Internal Auditing and Corporate Planning departments as well as the Electric Business unit. He was instrumental in re-engineering the enterprise business planning process and advancing the use of performance metrics and balanced scorecard measures to improve business results. Prior to joining PSE&G, he worked for several firms, including Chase Manhattan Bank.
Mr. Di Risio graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in accounting/computer science, and received a Master of Business Administration degree from the same university. He is a certified public accountant (inactive). Mr. Di Risio also completed the Program for Management Development at the Graduate School of Business Administration of Harvard University. He serves as the chair of the Drumthwacket Foundation Board of Trustees, the board of the Military Park Partnership, the All Stars Project National Board, and is currently chairman of the board of directors of the New Jersey All Stars Project Inc. In addition, Mr. Di Risio previously served on the Drew University Board of Trustees.