Vice President, Controller and Chief Financial Officer
Bruce Folkmann is vice president, chief financial officer, controller, chief accounting officer and treasurer of Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), Sempra Energy’s regulated California utilities. Folkmann is responsible for overseeing all of the financial planning and budgeting, energy risk management, and financial reporting and treasury management for SDG&E and SoCalGas.
Previously, Folkmann was vice president and chief financial officer for Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, where he led the business unit’s finance and accounting groups, as well as the Operations Center.
Prior to joining the Sempra Energy family of companies in 2005, Folkmann worked for Energy Future Holdings, the largest retail electric provider in the state of Texas. He held accounting positions in the company’s deregulated operations including retail accounting, wholesale market accounting and Securities and Exchange Commission reporting.
Folkmann graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston Honors College, receiving degrees in accounting and finance. He is a certified public accountant and began his career with Arthur Andersen and a large multinational company.