Chris Edge

Chris Edge

Vice Chair / VP of Large Business Customers, Duke Energy

About Chris Edge

Chris Edge is the Vice President – Large Business Customers for Duke Energy ( In this role, Chris provides the vision and leadership for the team that is responsible for developing relationships with the company’s largest commercial, industrial, governmental, and military customers across Duke Energy’s entire franchise gas and electric footprint including Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana.  His organization has the unique challenge of understanding the customers’ strategic objectives and energy related needs, and then providing services and developing solutions that help these customers to achieve their respective objectives. Prior to this role, Chris has held multiple leadership positions throughout his tenure at Duke Energy and its processor companies overseeing areas that include Customer Policy & Strategy, Energy Efficiency, Demand Response, Product Management, Product Development, Marketing, Emerging Technologies, and Account Management.  Outside of his career positions held at Duke Energy, Chris was a founding member and company officer of PowerSecure, Inc. (, an energy service company focused on distributed generation, utility infrastructure, and energy efficiency.

Chris has a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, and a Master of Business Administration.

He and his wife, Heather, have three school-aged children and live in the greater Raleigh, NC area.