Paul Freedman

Paul Freedman, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Paul heads the company’s litigation, and ethics and compliance efforts as Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Prior to assuming his current position in February 2018, Paul served as Chief of Staff to the CEO from April 2016 to February 2018, Assistant General Counsel from 2014 to 2016, General Counsel, North America Generation, from 2011 to 2014, Senior Corporate Counsel from 2010-2011 and Counsel 2007 to 2010. Paul is a member of the boards of IPALCO, AES U.S. Investments, DP&L and Fluence. He is also an alternate Director at AES Gener.

Prior to joining AES, Paul was Chief Counsel for credit programs at the U.S. Agency for International Development and he previously worked as an associate at the law firms of White & Case, LLP and Freshfields.

Paul received a BA from Columbia University and a JD from the Georgetown University Law Center.