Christopher Sotos will assume the office of president andCEO at NRG Yield Inc.starting May 6. The company's interim President and CEO, Mauricio Gutierrez,will transition the role to Sotos throughout the second quarter, according to aMay 5 news release.
Meanwhile, Gutierrez will assume the role of chairman andJohn Chlebowski will return to his role as lead independent director of thecompany.
Sotos, who has been on the NRG Yield since its IPO in July 2013, movesfrom NRG Energy Inc.where he served as head of strategy and mergers and acquisitions. NRG Energy isthe sponsor of NRG Yield.
Additionally, John Chillemi has been appointed to the NRGYield board. He is the executive vice president of national businessdevelopment at NRG Energy.