May 03, 2021 · Today, Abel serves as BHE’s CEO and chairman, overseeing Berkshire’s various energy holdings, which include subsidiaries focused on coal, natural gas, hydroelectric, wind, solar, geothermal ...
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May 03, 2021 · Greg Abel is the heir apparent to Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway. Abel, 58, is vice chairman of Non-Insurance Business Operations.
May 03, 2021 · Greg is the kind of person that, whenever he’s been asked to do something, he’s willing to go and do it,” Scott said of Abel in a 2011 interview with Fortune. Today, Abel serves as BHE’s CEO and chairman , overseeing Berkshire’s various energy holdings, which include subsidiaries focused on coal, natural gas, hydroelectric, wind, solar, geothermal, and nuclear energy.
May 04, 2021 · "Greg Abel could do anything he set his mind to do," Cownie said. "He's a brilliant guy. I've never met someone who can digest information as rapidly and as completely as" Abel.
May 05, 2021 · 1. His full name is Gregory Edward Abel and he was born on June 1, 1962. 2. Abel has been with Berkshire Hathaway for over twenty years, supervising the organization’s energy holdings as the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Energy. 3. Born in Edmonton, Canada, where he spent his childhood in a common middle-class neighborhood with a salesman father.
May 04, 2019 · There’s a story Greg Abel likes to tell. Many years ago, when he was president of Iowa power producer MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., he caught wind that George H.W. Bush was coming to town.
May 04, 2021 · Abel, Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s vice-chair of non-insurance businesses, is busy at the best of times, but his pile of responsibilities likely grew by a few heaps over the weekend after word got out that his boss, the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, had chosen the Albertan to be his successor. At least, that is, whenever the seemingly ageless 90-year-old chief executive of the US$900-billion investment conglomerate he founded steps down.