Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Bryan Seas was named senior vice president and chief accounting officer for AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) in March 2011. His responsibilities include leading the company's corporate accounting, corporate taxation and financial reporting functions as well as the middle office functions for the company's wholesale and retail businesses. In his prior position, he served as senior vice president, controller and chief accounting officer.
Seas joined AGL Resources in July 2003 as vice president and controller, and has more than 20 years of accounting and finance experience in the energy industry. His primary focus is process improvement in all functional areas within his organization. Most notably, his team implemented significant improvements in the company's tax, fixed assets accounting and payables processing procedures. Seas is an advocate for change and, under his leadership, his team is delivering value to AGL Resources.
Prior to joining the company, Seas held various positions with El Paso Corporation. As vice president and controller of El Paso's Global Power group, Seas was responsible for accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting for the group, which had domestic and international power assets. As El Paso's director of corporate accounting, Seas directed the general accounting and technical accounting research functions of the company. Seas also spent time as director of accounting for Southern Natural Gas Company.
Prior to joining El Paso Corporation, Seas served as corporate controller for Sonat Inc., and in public accounting with Ernst and Young.
Seas received his bachelor of science degree from Ohio State University and is a certified public accountant.
A native of Columbus, Ohio, Seas lives in Alpharetta, Ga., with his wife and two children.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company which owns and operates natural gas utilities, as well as retail energy and services, wholesale services and midstream businesses. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than one million retail customers through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Pivotal Home Solutions, which market natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. AGL Resources is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit aglresources.com.