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Armando Pimentel

Armando Pimentel

President and Chief Executive Officer
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Armando Pimentel is the president and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy Resources, a competitive energy supplier with approximately 19,990 megawatts (MW) of generating capacity, which includes megawatts owned by NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP), primarily in 29 states and Canada as of year-end 2016. NextEra Energy Resources is the world’s largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun. The business operates more than 13,850 MW of wind and more than 2,100 MW of solar capacity. Mr. Pimentel was named to his current position in October 2011. Mr. Pimentel is also president and a member of the board of NextEra Energy Partners, LP, a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by NextEra Energy (NYSE: NEE) to acquire, manage and own contracted clean energy projects.

Previously, he served as executive vice president, finance, and chief financial officer of NextEra Energy, Inc., a leading clean energy company and parent of NextEra Energy Resources. He was elected to that position in May 2008.

Prior to joining NextEra Energy, Mr. Pimentel was a partner at Deloitte & Touche and held various client and leadership positions in the financial services and energy industries. He also led Deloitte’s power and utilities business segment. From 1996 to 1998, Mr. Pimentel worked in the Office of the Chief Accountant of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as a professional accounting fellow.

Mr. Pimentel has been a frequent speaker to national, industry and regulatory groups on his areas of interest, including power generation and financial services matters. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Florida State University.

Updated: May 23, 2017

 

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