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Our Senior Leadership Team

Learn more about the experienced men and women who comprise Atura Power's senior leadership team.

Senior Leadership Team

Chris Fralick

Chris is the President of Atura Power, responsible for leading a team of dedicated staff in the safe, reliable and efficient operation of a 2,700 MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) business. He has a passion for employee engagement, communication and safety.  

Prior to joining Atura, Chris spent 20 years working for OPG in various capacities. He was responsible for leading the creation of Atura Power, as a new independent subsidiary company to OPG. He built a team to successfully execute integrating the four facilities and establishing all requisite functions, including corporate governance, operations, asset management, energy management, procurement, finance, human resources and IT.

Prior to that, Chris was Chief Operating Officer for OPG’s Renewable Generation business, where he lead a team of 1,300 in operating and maintaining a 10,000 MW fleet of 66 hydroelectric generating stations, three thermal stations and one solar facility across Ontario. His previous positions include Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, where he was responsible for leading the preparation and management of the largest ever rate application before the OEB (Ontario Energy Board), and Regional Vice President for OPG’s Northwest Operations where he was responsible for the one-of-a-kind conversions of the Atikokan and Thunder Bay Generating Stations to renewable wood pellet biomass.

Chris holds an MBA from Wilfrid Laurier University, a BASc in Environmental (Chemical) Engineering from the University of Waterloo and is registered with the Professional Engineers of Ontario. Chris currently serves as Director on the Board of the Northeast Power Coordinating Council (NPCC) and previously served five years on the Board of Governors of Confederation College, including two years as Chair.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids and participating in marathons and triathlons.