Steven D. Davis

Steven D. Davis

Corporate Group President of Utilities

Steven D. Davis is corporate group president of utilities 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' more than 16,000 employees serve approximately 32 million consumers worldwide.

In his current role, Davis oversees operations at Sempra Energy's utilities in California and South America. He also is chairman of the board of directors for Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E). 

In 2016, Davis served as executive vice president of external affairs and corporate strategy for Sempra Energy.

From 2014 to 2015, Davis was president and chief operating officer of SDG&E. From 2012 to 2013, he served as senior vice president of external affairs for Sempra Energy and, prior to that, was Sempra Energy’s vice president of investor relations and corporate communications. 

From 2006 to 2010, Davis was Sempra Energy’s vice president of communications and community partnerships. Before that, he was senior vice president of external relations and chief financial officer for SDG&E and SoCalGas. He also served as senior vice president of customer service and external relations for SDG&E and SoCalGas, and vice president of distribution operations for SDG&E. Other executive assignments have included division manager of customer operations and division manager of governmental and administrative services. Davis first joined SDG&E in 1981 as an associate accountant.

Davis serves as a board member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and of the Edison Electric Institute, an association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies.

Davis earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration (accounting) from San Diego State University, where he graduated with honors.