B&E Speaker Series
President & CEO, Triana Energy
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Henry Harmon is currently President and CEO of Triana Energy, LLC, an exploration and production company headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia. He also serves as the Chairman of a Charleston based private equity firm known as The Equities House, and several of its operating companies. He is also a private investor in a number of enterprises, involved in the development of natural resources, medical devices, alternative fuels, export and logistics, and communications.
Harmon was formerly employed by the Columbia Energy Group for 22 years, where he served as President and CEO of several of its non-regulated energy subsidiaries, including Columbia Natural Resources. He left the Columbia organization in November 2000 to form Triana Energy.
Harmon holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from West Virginia University Institute of Technology, a Master of Science Degree in Management from The American College and a Ph.D. in Economics from The Union Institute in Cincinnati, OH. He also has earned the professional credentials of Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant and was recognized nationally in 2006 when inducted into the AICPA's Business and Industry Hall of Fame.
He formerly served on the board of directors of the 5th District Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. He continues to be active in a number of business, education and community organizations in the Charleston area, and serves as chairman of the board of trustees of the University of Charleston.
A native of the Charleston, WV area, and he and his wife, Joy, now reside in Hurricane, WV.