President & Chief Executive Officer
John L. Hopkins is President and Chief Executive Officer of NuScale Corporation and has served as a member of the board of directors since December 2012. He also served as NuScale LLC's Executive Chairman from December 2012 to December 2021. In addition, Mr. Hopkins serves on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors in Washington, D.C., and served as the Chairman from June 2016 to June 2017. Mr. Hopkins started his career at Fluor Corporation in 1989, held numerous leadership positions in both global operations and business development and served as a corporate officer from 1999 until 2012. Mr. Hopkins is active in a variety of professional and business organizations, and currently serves on the Executive Committee, Audit Committee and Compensation Committee of the United States Chamber of Commerce, Washington, D.C. and is a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute Executive Committee and Energy Task Force Member, Atlantic Council and the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Group of Vienna. Mr. Hopkins has previously served with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee, was a Senior Energy Policy Advisor of I Squared Capital, New York, and has also served as the Senior Executive Member of both the Fluor Netherlands and Fluor United Kingdom board of directors, Chairman of the Board for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC and as a Director of the Business Council for International Understanding. Mr. Hopkins holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Texas at Austin. He also completed advanced management programs at the University of California, Irvine, Thunderbird University’s international management program.