In the Top 25% of 2022 Similar Sized Companies on Comparably
In the Top 35% of 690 Nearby Companies in New York
3rd place versus 4 competitors rated on Comparably
Mauricio Gutierrez is President and CEO of NRG Energy. Mauricio joined NRG in 2004 and helped build it from a regional wholesale generation business into a national, Fortune 500 diversified energy company. NRG is a America’s premier customer-driven, integrated power company – built on a diverse generation platform and a portfolio of leading retail brands that serve nearly three million customers.
Prior to becoming President and CEO, Mauricio held the position of Chief Operating Officer. In this role, he was responsible for ensuring that NRG's generating fleets operated at the highest levels of safety, performance and environmental sustainability. During his tenure, he also led NRG's engineering and construction related to new generation and repowering projects. And while overseeing commodities trading as Executive Vice President and Senior Vice President, of commercial operations, Mauricio helped maximize NRG's financial performance through volatile energy commodity markets.
The CEO score provides an understanding of how employees feel about the CEO’s leadership style and effectiveness at NRG Energy.
Based on 60 ratings, Mauricio Gutierrez ranks right below American Electric Power's CEO, Nick Akins.
NRG Energy's CEO is highly regarded by employees with 1 to 3 Years experience, employees who have been at the company 2 to 5 Years, and Male employees. However, employees with 6 to 10 Years experience, employees who have been at the company 1 to 2 Years, and Female employees have a less favorable view of the CEO and believe there is room for improvement. Overall, the CEO score has remained stable over the last 90 days.
NRG Energy ranks in the Top 25% of other companies on Comparably with 1,001-5,000 Employees for CEO Rating Score.