Lynn Lednicky, Houston
Lynn has had a diverse career as an executive and advisor. As President and Founder of Lednicky Enterprises, he has provided expert advice to the energy, utility, and infrastructure sectors. His engagements have included M&A support, operational and financial restructuring, renewable energy, project development and financing and advising on production and use of natural gas as a domestic transportation fuel.
As an executive leader and functional COO for Dynegy, a major energy company, Lynn advised two interim CEOs and a new Board of Directors on both financial and operational restructuring activities. In this role, Lynn developed and executed a cost structure reduction program that resulted in over $40M in annual cost reductions in 2010 and another $50M in 2011. Earlier, as an Executive VP with Dynegy, he directed a 1,000+ staff operations organization for 17 separate power generation facilities in 5 states with an annual operating budget in excess of $400M and capital budget in excess of $300M. He also held other executive leadership positions with the company, with responsibilities including strategic planning and M&A. Lynn has served on boards of two commodity retail joint ventures. Earlier in his career Lynn had leadership roles with Dow Chemical and Destec Energy.