ROTTERDAM, November 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Hiring of Industry Veteran Confirms the Company's Commitment to Bring the Power of Energy Intelligence to European Utilities and Service Providers
Tendril®, the leading provider of Energy Services Management (ESM) solutions, today announced the appointment of David Tuohy as Senior Vice President & General Manager of the company's European operations, starting December 1, 2015. Following ENGIE's investment in Tendril, this appointment reinforces a commitment to actively address European demand for consumer-centric ESM software and analytics. Based in Tendril's new office in Rotterdam, Tuohy will be responsible for growing Tendril's footprint across Europe.
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"Within the evolving European energy market, we are committed to supporting providers to better serve their customers," said Adrian Tuck, CEO of Tendril. "We chose the Netherlands as one of the most sophisticated energy markets in Europe and Rotterdam for its thriving entrepreneurial clean technology environment. Our European operations, underpinned by David's appointment, will help us strengthen an already formidable executive team. His contacts, network, experience and knowledge of both utilities and distributed generation are second to none."
Tuohy has extensive experience in the European market. He has held senior leadership positions with telecommunications, energy and clean technology companies and really understands the needs of the market and the requirements for engaging consumers. Prior to joining Tendril as SVP & GM of Europe, Tuohy was Operating Partner at US based private equity fund Hudson Clean Energy Partners.
"For European energy companies to thrive, they must explore innovative ways to establish and enhance customer relationships while driving revenue opportunities that are essential for value creation," said David Tuohy, General Manager, Tendril. "To achieve these goals, energy service providers need to deploy software and big-data solutions that deliver a deeper understanding of the requirements of their customers. In all of my time managing energy related businesses across Europe, I have not seen a technology as robust and as customer centric to address the unique needs of the European market as Tendril's ESM software."
Tendril is defining data-driven Energy Services Management (ESM) for the evolving energy market. Our open, cloud-based software platform provides the infrastructure, analytics and understanding required to deliver personalised energy services. This targeted approach drives new business opportunities, delights consumers and has led to some of the industry's highest engagement and satisfaction rates. For more information, please visit http://www.tendrilinc.com or follow us on Twitter at @Tendril.