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Kim Warren, Vice-President, Market and System Operations and COO

Kim WarrenKim Warren is Vice-President, Market and System Operations and Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Mr. Warren is responsible for the planning and assessment function, managing the short-term operation of Ontario's competitive wholesale electricity market, and directing the operation of the IESO-controlled grid.

With over 35 years of experience in the Ontario electricity industry, Mr. Warren recently served as Director of Planning and Assessments where he directed the development of operating policies, reliability standards, system operating limits ​​and grid connections associated with interconnected power system operations.  Mr. Warren has also served as Manager of Regulatory Affairs and Manager of System Operations, during which time he was directly responsible for real-time operations in the control room leading to the successful restoration of the province's power system following the 2003 blackout.

 

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