Benjamin G. S. Fowke is a businessperson who has been the head of 10 different companies. Presently, Mr. Fowke is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Xcel Energy, Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Northern States Power Co. (Wisconsin), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Public Service Company of Colorado, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Southwestern Public Service Co., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Northern States Power Co. and Chairman, President& Chief Executive Officer at Xcel Energy Services, Inc. (which are all subsidiaries of Xcel Energy, Inc.) and Chairman of Energy Insurance Mutual Ltd. Co. He is also Chairman at Edison Electric Institute and Chairman of Minnesota Business Partnership, Inc. and on the board of 8 other companies.
In the past Mr. Fowke was Principal at NextEra Energy, Inc., Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Northern States Power Co., Vice President-Retail Business Unit at New Century Energies, Inc., Auditor for KPMG LLP and Manager-Financial Reporting at DWG Corp.
Benjamin G. S. Fowke received an undergraduate degree from Towson University.