Andrew L. Ott formerly served as President and CEO of PJM Interconnection, the largest power grid in North America and the largest electricity market in the world, retiring in July 2019.
Andy was with PJM for 23 years and previously worked for GPU Service Corp. for 14 years in transmission planning and operations. In addition to serving as PJM Chief Executive and Board member, he was responsible for design and implementation of the PJM wholesale electricity markets. He has extensive experience in power system engineering, transmission planning, applied mathematics, electricity market design and implementation.
Andy is internationally recognized as an expert in electricity market design and operations. He is an IEEE Fellow and an Honorary Member of CIGRE (International Council on Large Electric Systems). He received a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science in applied statistics from Villanova University.