John Hopkins is chairman and CEO of NuScale Power, LLC, a leading U.S.-based advanced small modular reactor technology development company.
Prior to joining NuScale in 2012, Hopkins was with Fluor Corp. since 1989, one of the world's largest publicly traded engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction and maintenance companies. He held numerous positions in both operations and business development globally. He served as group president over chemicals and composites, government and operations and maintenance. From 2010 to 2012, Hopkins also served as Fluor’s group president for the corporate development and new ventures group, responsible for strategic planning, global sales and marketing.
Hopkins is the chairman of the executive committee for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and was formerly the chairman of the board. He is also a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute Executive Committee and senior policy advisor of I Squared Capital, New York. In addition, Hopkins has 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 the Advanced Management Program at the University of California, Irvine and Thunderbird University’s International Management program.