Uptake, a predictive analytics software company, announced that it has added top energy industry and product talent from leading brands to its team.
Two of the three key hires join Uptake’s energy team headed by Global Energy Solutions Lead Sonny Garg, who was previously Exelon Corporation’s Chief Information and Innovation Officer and the President of Exelon Power:
The energy team also includes former employees from Siemens Gamesa, Nordex Acciona, Vaisala and EDP Renewables.
Uptake is also deepening its product bench with Tom Anderson joining as a product vice president. Anderson previously served as the Vice President of Enterprise Technology at GE Digital, Chief Information Officer at GE Transportation and Chief IT Auditor at GE.
“Uptake continues to add top talent to its team that challenges what is possible. Together, we’re creating a world where current turbines produce even more energy, where fossil fuel plants pollute less, and where buildings stay warmer and cooler using less energy,” Garg said.
Earlier this year, two Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiaries announced that they would use Uptake’s predictive analytics software for their wind fleets, which account for approximately 5 percent of North American wind energy. Uptake’s wind suite is commercially available and enables wind power owners to increase availability, maximize online performance and optimize maintenance and site operations for wind fleets located around the world—without the installation of new hardware.