Gerard M. Anderson has been a director of AES since July 2023 and serves as a member of the Financial Audit Committee and the Innovation and Technology Committee of the Board.
Mr. Anderson has more than 30 years of experience in the energy sector. Mr. Anderson is the former Chairman and CEO of DTE Energy. During his tenure, he founded and built DTE's non-regulated businesses and led innovation efforts to improve the company's utility operations and profitability. Mr. Anderson has held a wide variety of industry and regional leadership roles. He served as Chairman of the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), which pivoted to a greater focus on clean energy initiatives under his leadership. He also served as Chairman of the Detroit Economic Club for seven years and is the founding Chairman of the Detroit Regional Partnership.
Mr. Anderson holds a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, an MS and an MBA from the University of Michigan.