American Electric Power (AEP, NYSE: AEP) named Raja Sundararajan vice president – Regulatory Services, effective Sept. 12.
In his new role, Sundararajan will be responsible for AEP’s regulatory activities before 11 state regulatory commissions and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). He is replacing Rich Munczinski, senior vice president – Regulatory Services, who is retiring in December.
Sundararajan has been vice president – Transmission Asset Strategy and Policy for AEP since March 2012. He was previously AEP’s managing director – Transmission Business Strategy. He joined AEP in 2002 in Commercial Operations and has held management positions in Treasury and Corporate Finance. He was also AEP’s managing director of Market Risk.
He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Madras, India. He also has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland, a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan and he completed the Executive MBA program at the University of Virginia.