Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Jim Dixon is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Con Edison Clean Energy Businesses and its subsidiaries. As chief operating officer for Con Edison’s competitive-market renewable energy businesses, he provides the leadership, management, and vision necessary to ensure the effective functioning of the company’s asset operations and services businesses.
Mr. Dixon began his Con Edison career in 1982 at the Consolidated Edison Company of New York (CECONY) as a Management Intern electrical engineer, working in various managerial and technical positions while pursuing his law degree. Upon graduation, he joined the CECONY Law Department as an attorney in its Nuclear Regulatory and Commercial Litigation sections. He also served as legal counsel for Con Edison Solutions and as Assistant Corporate Secretary for CECONY.
In January 2004, Mr. Dixon joined Con Edison Solutions as its first General Counsel. After three years in that position, he was named Vice President of Energy Services for Con Edison Solutions. In 2011, Mr. Dixon became Vice President, Legal and Compliance Services for Con Edison Development and Con Edison Energy.
Mr. Dixon graduated from Manhattan College in 1982 with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree and is a registered New York professional engineer. In 1990, he received his juris doctor degree from New York Law School and is admitted to practice in New York and Washington D.C. He is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration degree from Villanova University. His involvement outside of Con Edison includes military service in the United States Army Reserve, from which he retired as a Major, and as the past chairman of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Energy Committee and the National Association of Energy Service Companies (NAESCO).