President, Retail Services
Robin B. Boren was named president, Retail Services for AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) in June 2012. She is responsible for overseeing and expanding the company's home services and solutions provided through Nicor National. The company offers proven, turnkey solutions through a wide range of warranty repair and service plans that provide value and peace of mind for utility customers.
Previously, Ms. Boren served as assistant treasurer and was responsible for corporate finance functions, including bank and rating agency relationships, capital market and M&A activities. In this capacity, Ms. Boren played a key role in the company's acquisition of Nicor Inc in 2011. She was responsible for securing committed financing for the cash consideration of the acquisition, the successful execution of which helped create the country's largest natural gas only distribution company based on customer count. During the course of 2011, Ms. Boren led the financing or refinancing of short- and long-term debt totaling over $2 billion for the company.
Since joining AGL Resources in May 2009, Ms. Boren has served in a variety of roles, applying her business and finance expertise to deliver exceptional financial results. Prior to joining AGL Resources, she was employed by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. for 12 years, predominantly as a senior capital markets originator.
Ms. Boren received her bachelor's degree in accounting and business administration from Presbyterian College and earned her master of business administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed a study abroad program at La Sorbonne in Paris, France.
A native of Georgia, Ms. Boren is based in Naperville, Ill, where she lives with her husband and daughter.
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. As the nation's largest natural gas-only distributor based on customer count, AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than 1.5 million retail customers through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Nicor National, which market 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.