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Mark Marano Joins AREVA To Lead New Plants Business Development

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March 19, 2009

March 19, 2009

Mark Marano has joined AREVA NP Inc. as Senior Vice President for New Plants Business Development. Marano has more than 20 years experience in the power generation field, including 18 years in the commercial nuclear power industry. He brings a nuclear plant owner-operator perspective to the position having held various senior management positions at six different nuclear power stations in Florida, Michigan, New Jersey and North Carolina.

“Mark has a breadth and depth of senior management experience as both a utility operator and a commercial supplier, which will serve our industry well,” said Mike Rencheck, AREVA NP Inc. CEO. “There is strong interest in our advanced EPR™ design, and Mark will lead our efforts to offer new plants customers the safest and most efficient nuclear power plant technology available to meet our nation’s energy and environment challenges.”

Most recently, Marano served as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Commercial Nuclear Business at Burns and Roe Enterprises Inc. Previously, he was Senior Vice President Marketing, Risk Management and Business Development at GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy.

Marano earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the State University of New York, College of Oswego.


Jarret Adams
Phone: +1 (306) 343-4637
Email: jarret.adams@areva.com

Véronique Larlham
Phone: +1 (306) 343-4503
Email: veronique.larlham@areva.com