Gerrit Van Horsen, AES

At AES, we put safety first, at our power facilities, construction sites, and offices in 14 countries around the world. Gerrit Van Horsen is dedicated to safety, which has helped improve the safety culture at AES. Gerrit has dedicated 20 years to the AES plants in Southern California and has been vigilant and instrumental in ensuring his team’s safety.

Most recently, Gerrit’s integrity and commitment to AES’ core value of safety helped ensure the successful commissioning of the Huntington Beach Energy Project. He did this while also continuing to operate AES’ Redondo Beach power plant. Gerrit always goes above and beyond his duties while inspiring others to work together safely, diligently and effectively, which is paramount given that our people in our communities rely on us to power their lives.