Randall L. Clark
Vice President – Corporate Responsibility and Corporate Secretary
Randall L. Clark is vice president of corporate responsibility and corporate secretary for Sempra Energy, a San Diego-based Fortune 500 energy services holding company whose subsidiaries provide electricity, natural gas and value-added products and services. The Sempra Energy companies’ nearly 17,000 employees serve more than 31 million consumers worldwide.
As vice president of corporate responsibility Clark oversees political reporting compliance and corporate sustainability and responsibility for Sempra Energy. Clark also acts as chief governance officer and corporate secretary, coordinating and recording all meetings of the board of directors and its committees, serving as a liaison between the directors and the chief executive officer of the company and overseeing corporate governance and corporate structuring for the company.
Previously, Clark was a managing attorney with Sempra Energy, where he oversaw a variety of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, development projects and international legal issues. He was also principally responsible for corporate governance and corporate structuring matters for Sempra Energy subsidiaries, Sempra LNG, Sempra Generation and Sempra Pipelines & Storage.
Prior to joining Sempra Energy in 2000, Clark was an attorney with the law firm of Cooley Godward LLP. There, his practice focused on a full range of corporate and securities matters, including corporate formations, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, venture financing, joint ventures, initial public offerings and general business counseling for both public and private companies. Previously, Clark was a corporate attorney with Morrison & Foerster, LLP.
Clark graduated with honors from Duke University’s School of Law with an emphasis in international and comparative law. He also holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Pepperdine University, where he graduated summa cum laude.
Clark is a member of several bar associations and also serves on the board of the Southern California chapter of the Society of Corporate Secretaries & Governance Professionals.