Ridge Global Names Timothy Sutherland to Board of Advisors

 From PR NewsWire:
Ridge Global, an international provider of security and risk management services, today announced the appointment of Timothy Sutherland, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pace Global Energy Services, LLC (Pace Global), to the company’s board of advisors.

Tim Sutherland has a keen understanding of energy and environmental markets and the diverse business and economic strategies that must guide their success,” said Tom Ridge, president and CEO of Ridge Global. “As the world’s public and private sectors continue to look for ways to improve energy options and sustainable business practices, Tim’s insights will help us to further meet our clients’ energy needs in an increasingly complex and changing market environment.”

Mr. Sutherland, who holds an MBA from New York University and a BA from Knox College, founded Pace Global more than 35 years ago, guiding the company’s growth from a start up to an internationally recognized energy consulting and management firm with extensive client relationships in more than 60 countries throughout the energy, transportation and financial communities. He has led the development of the company’s chief business services, including strategic planning and strategy implementation, counterparty negotiations, comprehensive fuel supply planning and acquisition, financial structuring evaluation and private placements within the energy and transportation industries..