‘Hands on’ energy industry leader David Pethick joins Wattwatchers
Company Announcement: Director of Business Development
Wattwatchers is delighted to announce the appointment of David Pethick to the new role of Director of Business Development.
David is Wattwatchers first Melbourne-based representative, expanding the energy technology company’s industry engagement and sales reach at an important point in its growth phase.
Wattwatchers CEO Gavin Dietz said that David’s appointment boosted the team’s capabilities to deal with the fast-evolving ‘new energy’ and 'behind the meter' marketplaces.
‘David brings with him a wealth of experience and excellent industry contacts,’ said Dietz.
‘He knows the utility sector from inside and out, he’s run a large commercial and industrial energy management portfolio, and he has a deep understanding of the complexities of the metering sector. Now David gets go "behind the meter" with Wattwatchers to monitor, communicate and control electrical circuits in real-time over the Internet.’
For the past three years, David has consulted to the smart metering industry.
He is an experienced ‘hands-on’ leader, working at the intersection of energy, data and sales.
In a prior management position, David led the Major Customers group at Origin Energy, responsible for a portfolio of customers delivering in excess of $2 billion in annual revenue.
In earlier roles, David worked in analysis and trading functions for Entergy-Koch Trading, Intergen and Westpac Institutional Bank.
David has a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Physics.
Contact David: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Wattwatchers on (02) 83167540.