New Opportunities: Mirant Corp. appointed Jose (Joey) P. Leviste Jr. as chairman, president, and CEO of Mirant Philippines, and as a senior vice president of Mirant Corp. He previously served as vice chairman and treasurer of the Philippine Associated Smelting and Refining Corp. and president and CEO of the Philippine National Oil Co.’s FILOIL Development and Management Corp.
Ian C. Connor joined Goldman Sachs in 2006 as a managing director in its Power & Energy Group, where he specializes in mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Connor was a managing director at Lazard.
Unitil Corp. shareholders elected Robert G. Schoenberger, Charles H. Tenney III, and Dr. Sarah P. Voll to its board of directors for three-year terms.
Piedmont Natural Gas announced several changes in the company’s executive management team. Jane Lewis-Raymond accepted a position with Piedmont as vice president and general counsel. Lewis-Raymond comes to Piedmont from the American Gas Association, where she was vice president of regulatory affairs.