Sarah Orban Salati

Sarah Orban Salati serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for the New York Power Authority (NYPA), managing the wholesale and retail commercial operations for $2 billion in annual revenues from NYPA’s power generating assets including more than 5 GW of hydro-electric power. Sarah has led NYPA’s grid-scale business development focused on bulk transmission and storage projects to support renewable integration and grid modernization.

Sarah also leads NYPA’s integrated customer solutions comprised of distributed energy resources, turnkey energy efficiency projects, digital building energy management services, and electric vehicle charging infrastructure implementation, amongst others. Her focus has included bringing digital technologies to bear on the customer experience and new customer products and services.

Sarah is Executive Sponsor of the “Women in Power” Employee Resource Group. She seeks to advance NYPA’s vision of “A thriving, resilient New York State powered by clean energy” driving strong commercial, operational, and technologically agile perspectives building on her prior roles at the AES Corporation in the U.S., London, England and Budapest, Hungary, leading operations and commercial initiatives across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.