Executive Vice President, Wholesale Services
President, Sequent Energy Management
Peter Tumminello was named executive vice president, wholesale services, for AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) in December 2011. In this role, he has executive oversight for AGL Resources’ marketing and trading business, storage business and fuels business.
He continues to serve as president of Sequent Energy Management, leading all aspects of Sequent's operations including natural gas asset management, origination, trading, producer services, support functions and long-term growth strategy.
Mr. Tumminello brings more than 20 years experience in natural gas marketing and trading and more than 27 years in the energy industry to his position. He previously served as executive vice president of business development and support for Sequent and as vice president of corporate development for AGL Resources. In this capacity, Mr. Tumminello and his team helped expand Sequent’s business into new regions and products while supporting AGL Resources’ affiliate utilities through successful asset management programs.
Mr. Tumminello joined the executive management team of Sequent in August 2003 as vice president of asset management and origination. He has served on the AGL Resources Policy Committee since April 2010.
Prior to joining AGL Resources and Sequent, Mr. Tumminello was vice president of energy supply for Green Mountain Energy Company, and he worked for TPC Corp and ARCO Oil and Gas Company in various capacities in energy marketing, storage and transportation asset management, petroleum engineering, finance and planning, and project evaluation.
Mr. Tumminello earned his master of business administration from the University of Southwestern Louisiana and his bachelor of science in petroleum engineering from Louisiana Tech University. He serves on
the advisory board for Tulane University's
Energy Institute as well as the Board of
Trustees for Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
A native of New Orleans, Mr. Tumminello lives with his wife and two daughters in Katy, Texas.
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.