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California Independent System Operator (CAISO)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CAISO is a public sector improvement organization based in Folsom, CA that was founded in 1997. As of 2019 they had $228 million in revenue and $763 million in assets.

The California ISO is a nonprofit public benefit corporation that operates the state's wholesale transmission grid, providing the least cost to the benefit of consumers.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: California Independent System Operator Corporation; and California Iso.

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Program areas at CAISO

The organization serves as the System Operator of an integrated statewide electricity transmission grid.

Form 990s for CAISO

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 17, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 30, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CAISO

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$223,887,912
Investment income and dividends$3,699,450
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$577,089
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$29,896
Total revenues$228,194,347

Vendors for CAISO

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Moss Adams LLPAudit accounting2019-12-31
███████ ██████ ███ ████ ████Securities brokerage$30,7182019-12-31
███████ ██████ ███ ███ ████ ███ █████Investment management2019-12-31
████████ ████████ ██████ ███Investment management$26,0002019-12-31
██████ ██████████ ████ ████████████Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Investment advisory (participants)$9,6862019-12-31
██████ ██████ ███████████ ███Investment advisory (participants)$23,6652019-12-31
███████ █████ ███████████ ███Investment advisory (participants)$6,0642019-12-31
██████ ███████ ██████████ ███Investment advisory (participants)$11,4932019-12-31
...and 14 more vendors

Personnel at CAISO

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ryan SeghesioChief Financial Officer and Treasurer$366,668Feb. 13, 2019
Eric SchmittVice President , Operations$659,017May 14, 2018
█████ ██ █████Vice President, Market and Infrastructure Development$733,243May 14, 2018
████ █████████Vice President, Market Quality and Renewable Integration$694,149May 14, 2018
█████ ██████████Vice President , Technology$680,095May 14, 2018
██████ ███████Vice President, Regional and Federal Affairs$475,213May 19, 2018
████ █████████Vice President , Human Resources$278,806May 19, 2018
████ ██████Executive Director , Infrastructure Development$357,905Dec. 31, 2017
████ █████Director , It Infra Engr and NTWK Operations$250,538Dec. 31, 2017
█████ ██ █████████Vice President, General Counsel$668,425May 14, 2018
...and six more key personnel

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