Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Terry Ronan joined Atlantic Power in August 2012. He is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He has primary responsibility for all finance-related functions and plays a central role in the development and execution of Atlantic Power's operational and strategic initiatives.
Mr. Ronan is a financial professional with more than 25 years of management and capital-raising experience. Prior to joining Atlantic Power, Mr. Ronan served as Managing Director-Finance and Assistant Treasurer at Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., a publicly traded master limited partnership engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil, refined products, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and other natural gas related products. Prior to that, Mr. Ronan served as President and Chief Executive Officer of SemGroup, L.P., where he oversaw the operations of the privately held partnership engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil, LPG and natural gas. From 2006 to March 2008, Mr. Ronan served as Managing Director at Merrill Lynch Capital, where he co-founded the start-up Energy Finance practice, in which he was responsible for origination activities in the midstream and exploration and production (E&P) sectors. Mr. Ronan also spent 14 years at Bank of America and predecessors Fleet Boston and BankBoston, culminating in his role as Managing Director where he focused on financing industry-leading E&P, midstream and refining and marketing companies.
Mr. Ronan graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Bates College and later received a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. He also served in the U.S. Navy, active and reserve components, from 1981 to 2007, retiring after 26 years with the rank of Captain.