Vice President, Structure and Strategy
Sequent Energy Management
Berney Aucoin is vice president, Structure and Strategy, for Sequent Energy Management. In this role, he provides analytical valuation support, which enables the company to offer asset management and structured energy services to utilities, power plants, municipalities, industrials, storage operators and other natural gas clients across the country. Sequent is a top-10 marketer of natural gas in the country and a subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS).
Aucoin joined Sequent Energy Management in 2004, leading structuring efforts. In 2008, he was named vice president, Structuring. In 2010, he was given additional responsibilities for the company's strategic direction and, in 2013 he took on the oversight of Sequent's financial NYMEX trading.
Aucoin began his natural gas career at Enron, where he held various positions in structuring and marketing and business development for both the natural gas and power sectors. He then worked in the Houston office of American Electric Power, where he led AEP's structuring activities for the Texas and Louisiana intrastate gas assets.
Active in his community, Aucoin is involved in various church, school and charity organizations. He recently was named Sequent's representative on the University of Houston's GEMI Board.
He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama. A native of Louisiana, Aucoin has been a resident of Houston for more than two decades. He and his wife of 22 years are the parents of four children.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in natural gas distribution, retail operations, wholesale services, midstream operations and cargo shipping. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves approximately 630,000 retail energy customers and approximately 1.2 million customer service contracts through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Pivotal Home Solutions, respectively, which markets natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management, ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities, and ownership of Tropical Shipping, one of the largest containerized cargo carriers serving the Bahamas and Caribbean region. AGL Resources is a member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit www.aglresources.com.