Gregory Edward Abel is a businessperson who has been the head of 9 different companies.
He occupies the position of Director & Vice Chairman-Non Insurance Operations at Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. and Executive Chairman at Berkshire Hathaway Energy Co. and Executive Vice President for National Indemnity Co. (both are subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.). Mr. Abel is also Executive Vice President of National Indemnity Co. and on the board of 15 other companies.
In the past he was Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Northern Powergrid Holdings Co., Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at MidAmerican Energy Co., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of PacifiCorp., Director at Northern Powergrid Ltd., Chairman at NV Energy, Inc., Chief Executive Officer at MidAmerican Funding LLC, Chief Executive Officer of Northern Electric Plc, Manager at Pricewaterhouse LLP and Executive Vice President of CalEnergy Co., Inc.
Mr. Abel received an undergraduate degree from the University of Alberta.