Holtec’s Executives are listed in the following order: CEO and Chair of the Executive Committee and, in alphabetical order, business unit presidents, senior vice presidents, vice presidents and other executives.
Kris Singh, PhD
President & Chief Executive Officer, Holtec International
Chairman of the Board, Holtec International
Chairman of the Board, Holtec Asia
Since 1986, Dr. Singh has led Holtec International, building the company into a technological powerhouse respected for its engineered goods and services around the world with nine major operations centers in three countries and an active business presence on four continents.
Pierre Paul Oneid
Senior Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer
Pierre Paul Oneid is the Senior Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer of Holtec International. Mr. Oneid is also the corporate executive responsible for the Nuclear Power Division and the Heat Transfer Division. He also serves as the Chairman of the Holtec International’s Executive Committee.
President, Holtec Asia
Senior Vice President, Holtec International
Jyoti Chatterjee is a Senior Vice President of Holtec International and serves Holtec Asia as its President. At Holtec Asia, Mr. Chatterjee is responsible for the company’s operations and business development in Asia, Middle East and North African markets.
Frederick J. (Fritz) Roegge
President, Holtec Government Services
Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Holtec International
Vice Admiral Fritz Roegge is President of Holtec Government Services, LLC (HGS) which provides high technology-content goods and services to the US government and other governmental entities. He also serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer of the parent, Holtec International. As Holtec’s Chief Strategy Officer, Admiral Roegge is charged with the responsibility to lead Holtec’s efforts, in concert with the Company’s Executive Committee, to identify new viable areas of business concentration.
President, Holtec Decommissioning International
Kelly Trice is president of Holtec Decommissioning (HDI). In this role, Trice has the ultimate responsibility of ensuring safe, regulatory compliant and efficient decommissioning of Holtec’s shutdown nuclear power plants. Current projects include the decommissioning of Oyster Creek Generating Station (BWR), Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station (BWR), Indian Point Energy Center (three PWRs), and Palisades Power Plant (PWR). The ongoing decommissioning at these sites is setting a new bar for environmental protection, worker safety, regulatory compliance and rapid threat reduction.
J. Scott Thomson
Senior Vice President and Governance Officer, Holtec International
President of Holtec Security International (HSI)
J. Scott Thomson is the President of Holtec Security International. In this role, Mr. Thomson leads all aspects of HSI’s programs, including Holtec’s acquired shutdown nuclear plants. Mr. Thomson is also Holtec’s Chief Governance Officer and the Corporate Vice President.
Pankaj (PK) Chaudhary
Senior Vice President of Operations
Pankaj Chaudhary is the Senior Vice President of Operations, IT and Manufacturing. Mr. Chaudhary is responsible for providing corporate leadership to the Company’s project management group, manufacturing divisions, site services and site construction business units.
Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Joy Russell is Holtec’s Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. She supports the business development efforts of all Holtec operating divisions from the corporate level and leadership of the company’s communications and public outreach program.
Rick Springman, PhD
Senior Vice President of International Projects
Dr. Rick Springman is the Senior Vice President of International Projects and a member of Holtec’s Executive Committee. He is responsible for leading all aspects of business development and project oversight for his assigned territories in the Nuclear Power Division.
Stefan Anton, PhD
Senior Vice President, Engineering and Licensing
Dr. Stefan Anton has 30 years of experience in the design and licensing of structures, systems and components for the nuclear industry. His technical specialties are nuclear criticality, shielding and applied thermo-hydraulics. He has led design and licensing activities of nuclear components with a seminal contribution on burnup credit and criticality safety for spent fuel racks and spent fuel storage and transport casks.
Vice President for Ukraine Operations
Riaz Awan is Vice President with direct responsibilities for management and oversight of all aspects of Holtec International operations in Ukraine. In this capacity, he serves as the Executive Sponsor of the Chornobyl Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility and the Ukraine Central Spent Fuel Storage Facility Projects .
William F. Gill
Vice President of Law and Human Resources
William F. Gill IV is an innovative and accomplished attorney with over fourteen years of demonstrated achievement in the legal industry. As Vice-President and Corporate Counsel for Holtec International, Mr. Gill has oversight responsibilities over all Holtec divisions and subsidiaries.
Vice President of Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Allen Hickman is Holtec’s top official in charge of the Company’s manufacturing plants in North America. Mr. Hickman also leads the supply chain group based in Pittsburgh and Camden which sources over $200 million dollars worth of raw materials and sub-components each year from an approved vendor list of nearly 300 companies, over 2/3 of whom are based in the United States.
Myron M. Kaczmarsky
Vice President, Holtec Government Services
Myron Kaczmarsky is Vice President of Holtec Government Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Holtec International. With 40 years of experience in the nuclear industry Myron is responsible for business growth and the compliant execution of the projects and services to US Government Agencies.
Vice President of Reactor Technologies
Deputy Council Secretary, HI-STAC
Tom Marcille is Vice President of Reactor Technologies at Holtec International with the ultimate responsibility to develop and license SMR-160, a unique and innovative passive light water reactor system for the emerging global power markets.
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kevin has the ultimate responsibility for Holtec’s accounting and finance operations at the corporate level as well as for the company’s subsidiaries based in the United States, the UK, Spain, Ukraine, South Africa, Brazil and India. His extensive experience in government accounting is well-aligned with the increasing demands of the Holtec Government Services which is Company’s fastest growing subsidiary.
Vice President of Quality
Mark Soler joined the company in 1989 as a quality engineer after a three-year stint at General Electric. Mr. Soler has been the primary driver in the development and implementation of Holtec’s QA Program and in the company’s long running campaign to improve the overall effectiveness of the QA Program.
Chris Ciabattone holds the position of the corporate controller reporting to the CFO. His responsibilities included the preparation and issuance of audited financial statements, compliance reporting and cash management responsibility for each corporation.
Chief Accounting Officer
Ronald Gillett has joined us as the chief accounting officer (CAO) of Holtec International. He reports to the CFO. Mr. Gillett is an accomplished financial professional with over 25 years of diversified experience in accounting, finance, cash flow management, business support, performance reporting and financial analysis.