M. Angelica Espinosa
Vice President, Compliance and Governance and Corporate Secretary
M. Angelica Espinosa is vice president of compliance and governance 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' more than 16,000 employees serve approximately 32 million consumers worldwide.
In this role, Espinosa directs the company’s ethics and compliance programs worldwide and serves as chief governance officer and corporate secretary.
Espinosa joined Sempra International in 2014 as chief counsel overseeing legal affairs for Sempra Energy’s international businesses. Over the past two years, she also has served as corporate secretary for IEnova, and a member of the board of Luz del Sur and Chilquinta Energía. She also directed Sempra Energy’s compliance programs related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-corruption regulation.
Previously, Espinosa worked at General Electric (GE) in a range of legal leadership positions, including regional counsel for Latin America, associate general counsel for commercial operations in GE’s Oil & Gas division and general counsel for the Measurement and Control Division of GE Oil & Gas.
Espinosa graduated cum laude with law and master’s degrees from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law and also holds a law degree from Universidad de los Andes in Colombia.