• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Jack Fusco

Cheniere Energy

President & Chief Executive Officer

Jack A. Fusco is President and Chief Executive Officer of Houston-based Cheniere Energy, Inc., the leading exporter of US LNG. Prior to heading up Cheniere, Mr. Fusco served as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of Calpine Corporation, which is now America’s largest generator of electricity from natural gas. Mr. Fusco’s career of over 30 years in the energy industry began with his employment at Pacific Gas & Electric Company. He joined Goldman Sachs 13 years later as a Vice President with responsibility for commodity trading and marketing of wholesale electricity, which led to the creation of Orion Power Holdings, an independent power producer that Mr. Fusco helped found. In 2004, he was asked to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Texas Genco LLC by a group of private institutional investors, and successfully managed the transition of that business from a subsidiary of a regulated utility to a strong and profitable independent company, generating a more than five‐fold return for shareholders upon its merger with NRG in 2006. He holds a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from California State University, Sacramento.

Sessions With Jack Fusco

Monday, 18 March

  • 11:50am - 12:30pm (CST) / 18/mar/2024 04:50 pm - 18/mar/2024 05:30 pm

    Global Energy: Turmoil and resilience

    Markets Fundamentals

    Global energy markets have been roiled by the conflicts in Ukraine and the Middle East, sanctions, high inflation, supply chain ruptures and the continued drive to decarbonize global economies. The disruptions exposed areas of vulnerability in clean energy and oil and gas markets, while also spurring action to fortify and transform supply lines. How are energy markets and companies responding to political and economic turmoil?