Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
The AES Corporation
Thomas M. O’flynn, 57 years old, has served as EVP and CFO of the Company since September 2012. Previously, Mr. O’Flynn serves as Senior Advisor to the Private Equity Group of Blackstone, an investment and advisory group and held this position from 2010-2012. During this period, Mr. O’Flynn also served as COO and CFO of Transmission Developers, Inc. (“TDI”), a Blackstone-controlled company that develops innovative power transmission projects in an environmentally responsible manner. From 2001 to 2009, he served as the CFO of PSEG, a New Jersey-based merchant power and utility company. He also served as President of PSEG Energy Holdings from 2007 to 2009. From 1986, to 2001, Mr. O’Flynn was in the Global Power and Utility Group of Morgan Stanley. He served as a Managing Director for his last five years and as head of the North American Power Group from 2000 to 2001. He was responsible for senior client relationships and led a number of large merger, financing, restructuring and advisory transactions. Mr. O’Flynn is the chairman of the IPALCO and AED US Investments Boards and previously served as a member of the Boards of DP&L and its parent company, DPL, Inc. Mr. O’Flynn also served on the Board of Silver Ridge Power, a joint venture between AES and Riverstone Holdings LLC from September 2012 through July 2014. He is also currently on the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and was the inaugural Chairman of the Institute for Sustainability and Energy Northwestern University, of which he is still an active Board member. Mr. O’Flynn has a BA in Economics from Northwestern University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago.