Vice President, Risk Control
Sequent Energy Management
James Goerig is vice president, Risk Control, for Sequent Energy Management. He is responsible for the management and oversight of market risk control, credit, contracts, administration and policy compliance activities. Sequent is a top-10 marketer of natural gas in the country and a subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS).
Prior to his current role, Goerig was vice president, Structured Risk Control and Credit, where his duties included management and oversight of wholesale credit services, product development and performance measurement of structured transactions. He leveraged technology platforms and supported enhanced performance reporting for Sequent Energy Management's wholesale trading segment.
Before joining Sequent Energy Management, Goerig was senior director for Duke Energy Corporation, where he focused on policy enforcement, risk metric development and performance reporting for the trading and marketing segments. He also held various accounting positions overseeing derivative and financial trading activities and physical settlement and actualization programs.
Goerig earned his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his juris doctor from the University of Houston Law Center. He is a certified public accountant and a member of the State Bar of Texas.
About Southern Company Gas
Southern Company Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America’s premier energy company. Southern Company Gas serves approximately 4.5 million natural gas utility customers through its regulated distribution companies in seven states and more than 1 million retail customers through its companies that market natural gas and related home services. Other nonutility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. For more information, visit Southern Company Gas at southerncompanygas.com.