July 28, 2008
TransAlta Appoints New Board Member
Canadian power generation and wholesale marketing company TransAlta has announced that Stephen Baum has been appointed to its board of directors.
Mr Baum is a retired chairman and CEO of Sempra Energy. Prior to that, he was president and vice chairman of Sempra Energy.
Before joining San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), he was senior vice president and general counsel of the New York Power Authority. He has also held various legal positions, including general attorney at Orange & Rockland Utilities, and as an associate with the law firm Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle in New York City.