John Hopkins

John Hopkins

Chairman & CEO, NuScale Power, LLC

John L. Hopkins is chairman and CEO of NuScale Power, LLC, a leading U.S.-based advanced small modular reactor technology development company. Hopkins is currently serving as chairman of the Executive Committee of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Washington, D.C.

Prior to joining NuScale in 2012, Hopkins was with Fluor Corporation since 1989, one of the world’s largest publicly-traded engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction and maintenance companies. Hopkins held numerous leadership positions in both operations and business development globally. From 2010 to 2013, Hopkins served as Fluor’s group president for the corporate development and new ventures group, responsible for strategic planning, global sales and marketing.

Active in a variety of professional and business organizations, Hopkins is the chairman of the executive committee for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and was formerly the chairman of the board. Most recently, he was appointed to the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee (NEAC). He is a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute Executive Committee and Task Force Member, Atlantic Council. He is a senior policy advisor of I Squared Capital, New York. He has also served as the senior executive member of both the Fluor Netherlands and Fluor United Kingdom board of directors; chairman of the board for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC; and as a director of the Business Council for International Understanding.

Hopkins holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Texas, Austin. He also completed advanced management programs at the University of California, Irvine, Thunderbird University’s international management program.