TAMPA, Florida., August 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Emera Technologies is pleased to announce the addition to its leadership team of Sergio Corbo as Vice President of Product Experience for Emera’s BlockEnergy™ microgrid technology, a cost-effective way to deliver a distributed clean energy resource that helps utilities increase operability, security and network resilience. In this new role, Corbo will be responsible for leading offering lifecycle management, integrating the voice of the customer into product development and ensuring supply chain excellence.
“I am delighted to have Sergio on our team. His talent, experience and positive energy, combined with his passion for innovation in distributed clean energy, make him an ideal candidate,” said declared Rob BennettCEO and Founder of Emera Technologies.
Throughout his career, Corbo has held product, commercial and general management positions in leading global technology and services organizations operating through complex channels. He started his career at Ferrari in Formula 1, where he was responsible for aerodynamic studies in the wind tunnel. He then led the formation of the renewable energy business at Schneider, led the launch of electric vehicle chargers at General Electric, and championed helping customers achieve resilience and sustainability at Veolia.
Corbo has also served on the board of the Solar Energy Industry Association and has dedicated time to energy efficiency policy development. He served as a panel member for the Industrial Energy Efficiency Coalition (IEEC), a unique alliance of industrial controls and automation vendors, advocating for new federal policies that encourage the implementation of energy efficiency strategies to drive energy efficiency. durability and productivity.
“I feel truly privileged to be part of this world-class team bringing innovative distribution technology to the microgrid space,” Corbo said. “Emera’s breakthrough solution is essential for a future with a clean, distributed, resilient and sustainable network.”
To help young leaders, Corbo spent time as an adjunct professor of management at the Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business in Belmont Universityteaching strategic management and international business, with a focus on corporate strategy, applied financial analysis, and mergers and acquisitions.
Known as a thought leader, he has published numerous articles and articles in several languages around the world, as well as a book, “Chasing Customers”.
Corbo holds a doctorate in electronics and telecommunications from the Universita’ di Florence in Italy and University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, United Kingdomand an MBA from Vanderbilt University.
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