Middlesex Water Co adds external finance duties to accounting officer’s role  

Effective April 1, Middlesex Water Co said Robert Capko was named principal accounting officer of the utility.

Capko will continue to serve as Corporate Controller of Middlesex Water and its subsidiaries including the Pinelands Water and Wastewater Companies, Utility Service Affiliates (Perth Amboy) Inc., and Utility Service Affiliates. He also serves as Treasurer of Tidewater Utilities, Inc. and its subsidiary, White Marsh Environmental Systems, Inc.

In this new additional role, Capko will assume more defined responsibilities in the areas of external financial reporting and capital financing.

Capko joined Middlesex Water Company in 2009. Prior to joining Middlesex, he was employed as Audit Senior Manager at Deloitte & Touche LLP in its Energy and Public Utilities Group where he provided audit assurance services to a diverse clientele of publicly traded regulated utilities and other businesses.

“Rob’s public utility background, financial management experience and knowledge of financing and rate matters is an excellent complement to our executive leadership team,” Middlesex Water Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Doll said. “We look forward to his continued contributions to our company’s success,” Doll added.