SVP & CPO, Duke Energy
As Duke Energy’s senior vice president and chief procurement officer, Jeff Corbett is responsible for the sourcing and supply chain functions for both the company’s regulated and commercial operations. He assumed his current position in August 2014.
Previously, Mr. Corbett served as senior vice president of Carolinas delivery operations for the company’s regulated utilities. In that role, he oversaw the operations of the company’s electric distribution system in North Carolina and South Carolina, including construction, maintenance, engineering, and resource and project management.
Mr. Corbett has 34 years of experience in the electric utility industry in a variety of engineering and leadership roles, the first 17 years with Dominion-Virginia Power and then subsequently with Duke Energy and its predecessor companies. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and is a registered professional engineer in North Carolina and Florida.