Thad Hill became Calpine's President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors in 2014. Mr. Hill joined the company in 2008 as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. He became Chief Operating Officer in 2010 and was named President in 2012.
Before Calpine, Mr. Hill was with NRG Energy, serving as President of NRG Texas. Prior to NRG, Mr. Hill was Executive Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Texas Genco LP and was previously with Boston Consulting Group Inc., where he rose to Partner and Managing Director and led the North American energy practice, serving companies in the power and gas sector with a focus on commercial and strategic issues.
Mr. Hill received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University magna cum laude and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Amos Tuck School of Dartmouth College, where he was elected an Edward Tuck Scholar.