Morris serves as a Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller for CPV. Joining CPV in 2010, Morris oversees the financial reporting, budget, audit function, treasury management and tax matters for both CPV’s project portfolio and its asset management business. Morris has a background managing and overseeing various types of accounting and tax matters, including policies, procedures, controls and systems. Morris has worked in the energy field for over 20 years. His experience includes accounting and tax compliance, reporting, planning, audits, and controversy matters.
Immediately prior to joining CPV, Morris was Vice President and CFO at White Energy Coal North America, Inc., where he was responsible for financial, legal, accounting, human resources, and other matters at the U.S. subsidiary of an Australian publicly traded (ASX-200) clean coal technology company.
From 1993 to 2008 Morris worked as Managing Director, Tax at PG&E NEG where he led NEG’s tax department, providing support to NEG’s mergers and acquisitions group, where he worked on numerous acquisition, restructuring, and disposition projects. Morris remained at NEG through its bankruptcy and liquidation of all its power projects.
Morris is a graduate of the University of Maryland (BS Accounting, Summa Cum Laude) and The National Law Center, George Washington University (Juris Doctor). Morris is a licensed CPA (currently in-active) and attorney in the State of Maryland.