Chris Levesque, TerraPower’s current President, will assume the role of President and CEO and will join the TerraPower Board of Managers on Nov. 1.
Chris joined TerraPower in 2015 with over 25 years of experience in the nuclear industry, including his service in the navy, operating reactors and leading the startup testing on the USS Boise (SSN 764). More recently, Chris held senior leadership roles for two large new build reactor projects in Finland and South Carolina.
His extensive experience and dedication to the nuclear industry has helped TerraPower build a vital bridge between nuclear innovation and nuclear project execution while reinforcing the Company’s emphasis on nuclear safety culture.
In addition to the role of TerraPower CEO, Chris will retain his Board position with TerraPower’s joint venture with the China National Nuclear Corporation; the Global Innovation Nuclear Energy Technology Company, Ltd (GINET).