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Our Leadership Team

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R. Scott Gahn

Chief Executive Officer

R. Scott Gahn, was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in August 2019. Mr. Gahn has a long history in the deregulated energy industry, having served on the Electric Reliability Council of Texas board from 2005 to 2008 and having been involved in the sale of deregulated and regulated electricity and natural gas for over 28 years. He was one of the founding shareholders and Chief Executive Officer of Just Energy Texas LP, which was acquired by the Company in 2007. Following the acquisition, Mr. Gahn was the Chief Operating Officer of Just Energy until June 2011.

Jim Brown

Chief Commercial Officer

Jim Brown was appointed as Chief Commercial Officer of Just Energy Group Inc. in September 2020. He most recently served as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since April 2018. Mr. Brown joined Just Energy in April 2013 as a Senior Vice President responsible for commodity settlements, and most recently served as the President of Hudson Energy, responsible for Just Energy’s commercial business. Prior to joining Just Energy, he was the Vice President of Accounting and Finance for Gexa Energy, a subsidiary of Nextera Energy Inc. Prior to that Mr. Brown was a Vice President of Accounting at Constellation Energy Resources Group from January 2007. Jim received a BA in Accounting from the University of Houston.

Jim Brown

Chief Commercial Officer

Jim Brown was appointed as Chief Commercial Officer of Just Energy Group Inc. in September 2020. He most recently served as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since April 2018. Mr. Brown joined Just Energy in April 2013 as a Senior Vice President responsible for commodity settlements, and most recently served as the President of Hudson Energy, responsible for Just Energy’s commercial business. Prior to joining Just Energy, he was the Vice President of Accounting and Finance for Gexa Energy, a subsidiary of Nextera Energy Inc. Prior to that Mr. Brown was a Vice President of Accounting at Constellation Energy Resources Group from January 2007. Jim received a BA in Accounting from the University of Houston.

Scott Fordham

Chief Operating Officer

Scott Fordham joined Just Energy in early-2020 and assumed the role of Senior Vice President-Finance and Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Fordham has significant hands-on industry experience, including his leadership roles as President of Acclaim Energy, and Chief Executive Officer and President of Champion Energy Services. He has had considerable success in achieving organic sales growth, developing effective organizational structures, leading rebranding and implementing customer satisfaction initiatives. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from The University of Texas at Austin.

Scott Fordham

Chief Operating Officer

Scott Fordham joined Just Energy in early-2020 and assumed the role of Senior Vice President-Finance and Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Fordham has significant hands-on industry experience, including his leadership roles as President of Acclaim Energy, and Chief Executive Officer and President of Champion Energy Services. He has had considerable success in achieving organic sales growth, developing effective organizational structures, leading rebranding and implementing customer satisfaction initiatives. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from The University of Texas at Austin.

Michael Carter

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Carter’s broad industry experience includes holding key roles in finance, corporate planning and treasury, corporate development and operations. Mr. Carter most recently served as Senior Vice President, Finance at Hunt Power & Hunt Utility Services, an affiliate of Hunt Consolidated, Inc. Prior to his time at Hunt, he held the positions of Senior Vice President, Corporate Planning and Assistant Treasurer and Senior Vice President, Corporate Development at Energy Future Holdings Corporation (the predecessor of the parent company of Vistra Corporation). He holds a Bachelor of Science, Accounting, from Louisiana State University in Shreveport.

Michael Carter

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Carter’s broad industry experience includes holding key roles in finance, corporate planning and treasury, corporate development and operations. Mr. Carter most recently served as Senior Vice President, Finance at Hunt Power & Hunt Utility Services, an affiliate of Hunt Consolidated, Inc. Prior to his time at Hunt, he held the positions of Senior Vice President, Corporate Planning and Assistant Treasurer and Senior Vice President, Corporate Development at Energy Future Holdings Corporation (the predecessor of the parent company of Vistra Corporation). He holds a Bachelor of Science, Accounting, from Louisiana State University in Shreveport.

Jonah Davids

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Jonah Davids joined the company in December 2007 and currently holds the position of Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Prior to this, Mr. Davids held the position of Senior Vice President, Legal & Regulatory and General Counsel. Before joining Just Energy, Mr. Davids practiced corporate and commercial law at McMillan LLP.

Jonah Davids

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Jonah Davids joined the company in December 2007 and currently holds the position of Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Prior to this, Mr. Davids held the position of Senior Vice President, Legal & Regulatory and General Counsel. Before joining Just Energy, Mr. Davids practiced corporate and commercial law at McMillan LLP.