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AGL is one of Australia's leading integrated energy companies and largest ASX listed owner, operator and developer of renewable energy generation in the country. AGL has a diverse power generation portfolio including base, peaking and intermediate generation plants, spread across traditional thermal generation as well as renewable sources including hydro, wind, landfill gas, solar and biomass.

"AGL is taking action towards creating a sustainable energy future for our investors, communities and customers."

Drawing on more than 175 years of experience, we operate retail and merchant energy businesses, power generation assets and an upstream gas portfolio.

  • Our Retail Energy Division sells and markets natural gas, electricity and energy related products and services to more than 3.8 million residential and small business customer accounts across New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland.
  • AGL’s Merchant Energy division develops, operates and maintains our power generation assets, develops our carbon strategy, and manages the risks related to buying and delivering gas and electricity for AGL’s wholesale and retail customer portfolio. It also manages relationships with AGL’s large commercial and industrial customers.
  • AGL’s Upstream Gas division invests in and operates gas exploration, development and production tenements and develops and operates gas storage facilities.

Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, AGL is an S&P/ASX 50 company. AGL has been operating in Australia since 1837 and was one of its first listed companies.

AGL maintains a BBB investment grade credit rating from Standard & Poor's.

Read the official AGL Blog.

Our Organisation

AGL Energy comprises a number of business groups, which together deliver or support AGL's combined functions of power generation, gas production and energy retailing.

Corporate Affairs

The Corporate Affairs team is led by Professor Paul Simshauser and provides a range of corporate affairs services including government relations, regulatory affairs, economic policy and sustainability and corporate communications, which incorporates both internal and external communications.

Corporate Support Services

This specialist team is led by Paul McWilliams and includes Group Risk and Compliance, Insurance, Procurement, Property, Emergency Services, Tax, Group Audit, and Company Secretariat.

Group Finance

Group Finance is led by Brett Redman and incorporates the functions of Group Accounting, Treasury and Investor Relations. Finance also includes Group Business Development, which plays a key role in executing AGL's mergers and acquisitions strategy via corporate strategic planning, supporting the screening of organic and acquisitive growth opportunities and transactional support throughout the acquisition-to-integration process.

Group Strategy

Group Strategy is led by Marc England and is responsible for looking beyond the day to day operations of AGL to the priorities and activities that could drive growth and shareholder value. Group Strategy works alongside each business unit in developing the strategic alternatives that can be debated and decided upon by the Executive Team in line with AGL’s vision.

As part of this, Group Strategy also keeps track of, assesses and develops emerging technologies that could further enhance AGL’s portfolio of products.

Information Systems Group

The Information Systems Group is led by Owen Coppage and is responsible for the architecture, policy, standards, acquisition, management and maintenance of AGL's IT assets. The IS Group also delivers governance, management and monitoring of third party IT service providers. The IS Group's objective is to provide integrated information systems that meet AGL's current and future needs.

Merchant Energy

Anchored firmly at the upstream end of the energy chain, Merchant Energy is led by Anthony Fowler and is responsible for managing AGL's wholesale gas and electricity trading portfolios, ongoing management of power generation assets, business customers and energy services activities. Key functions of this group include Carbon Solutions, Power Development, Energy Portfolio Management, Merchant Operations and Business Customers. Major operating sites include AGL Hydro, AGL Torrens, AGL Loy Yang, Hallett Wind Farms, Macarthur Wind Farm and our Eildon and Somerton Power Stations.

People and Culture

The People and Culture group delivers AGL's human resources, managing the people required to achieve AGL's goals. Driven by a vision, 'leading results through people', AGL's People and Culture functions include Business Partnering, Employee Relations, Organisational Development and Diversity, Health, Safety and Environment, and Remuneration and Benefits.

Retail Energy

Downstream, the Retail team is led by Stephen Mikkelsen and is responsible for the marketing and sale of natural gas, electricity and energy related products and services to approximately 3.8 million residential, small business and commercial customers. Key functions of this group include Business Architecture, Digital and Customer Experience, Marketing, Retail Sales and Retail Operations.

Upstream Gas

Upstream Gas is focused on growing AGL's upstream gas portfolio to ensure long-term, sustainable and market competitive energy supplies for our customers. Groups include Exploration, Field Development, Production and Land and Approvals. Major projects include Camden Gas Project, Gloucester Gas Project, Hunter Gas Project and Silver Springs.



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