Tom Kunde

Board Member - The AES Corporation 

Mr. Kunde was elected to the CES Board of Directors in June of 2012.

Mr. Kunde, of The Woodlands, TX, is currently working as the Director of Business Development in North America for the AES Corporation. Since joining AES in 1987, he has held a variety of positions in AES, most recently, Senior Vice President responsible for all of the company's operations and business development in the Asia region and prior to that Country manager for China. Mr. Kunde has held a variety of positions in operations, construction, project development and general management.

Prior to joining AES, Mr. Kunde worked as a Control System Engineer for a company focused on Enhanced Oil Recovery cogeneration projects in the California market.

Mr. Kunde holds a Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering from Oregon State University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Chemical Engineering in the state of Oregon.