Cleco, a regional US energy company, has appointed Thomas Miller as vice president – treasurer. Miller, currently serving as senior vice president (SVP) and treasurer of Solar Trust of America, comes to Cleco with 30 years of experience in the financial area including 11 years at Exelon and previous experience with Conoco Phillips. He will report to Darren Olagues, SVP and chief financial officer (CFO). In addition to treasury operations, Miller also will be responsible for Cleco’s investor relations and corporate communications functions. Miller’s appointment is effective 16 July.
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