Source: Business Wire
Richard Brody Joins Growing Energy Storage Company
SEABROOK, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SustainX, Inc., developer of a transformative, utility-scale energy storage technology, today announced that Richard Brody will join the executive team as Vice President of Business Development.
Dr. Brody, who holds a Ph.D. and a master’s degree from the University of Michigan, has over 20 years of experience in technology-based international business development and government policy. He joins SustainX after leading the business development team at PowerGenix for two years. Prior to PowerGenix, he led international business development at UTC Power.
“This marks a key moment in the company’s development as we welcome such a talented executive to the SustainX team,” said Thomas Zarrella, CEO of SustainX. “We are beginning our international business development efforts and we believe that Richard’s extensive international experience will allow SustainX to secure a unique competitive advantage as we begin building a global company and forging strategic relationships with early customers.”
Dr. Brody developed a new business strategy at PowerGenix that repositioned the company into markets and battery products for hybrid-electric vehicles and stationary storage. He established relationships with vehicle manufacturers and suppliers in Europe, the U.S. and Asia and helped create a manufacturing joint venture in China for PowerGenix batteries.