EnerSys Appoints David M. Shaffer, President - Europe, Middle East & Africa
and Mark C. Tough, President - Asia
EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the World's Largest Manufacturer, Marketer and Distributor
of Industrial Batteries
READING, Pa., Jan. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - EnerSys (NYSE:
ENS) the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial
batteries announced that David M. Shaffer has been named President – Europe,
Middle East & Africa (EMEA) and Mark C. Tough has been named President - Asia
replacing Mr. Shaffer.
In his new position Mr. Shaffer will have responsibility for the Company's
motive power, reserve power and aerospace & defense businesses in the EMEA
region. Mr. Tough will have responsibility for the Company's reserve power and
motive power businesses in the Asia region.
They report to John Craig, chairman, president & chief executive officer of
EnerSys. Mr. Shaffer will assume his new position in Zurich, Switzerland when
the Company has completed the necessary regulatory and work permit
Mr. Shaffer joined EnerSys in 2005 serving most recently as President – Asia.
Prior to joining EnerSys he held positions with FIAMM Technologies, Exide
Technologies Inc. and Johnson Controls Inc.
Mr. Tough joined EnerSys in 2005 serving most recently as Vice President Sales
& Marketing – Asia. Prior to joining EnerSys he held positions with Power-One,
Invensys, BTR Power Systems and Hawker Battery Group.
EDITOR'S NOTE: EnerSys, the world leader in stored energy solutions for
industrial applications, manufactures and distributes reserve power and motive
power batteries, chargers, power equipment, and battery accessories to
customers worldwide. Motive power batteries are utilized in electric fork
trucks and other commercial electric powered vehicles. Reserve power batteries
are used in the telecommunications and utility industries, uninterruptible
power supplies, and numerous applications requiring standby power. The Company
also provides aftermarket and customer support services to its customers from
over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing locations around the
For more information contact:
Richard Zuidema, Executive Vice President, EnerSys, 2366 Bernville Road,
Reading, PA, 19605, USA, Tel: 800-538-3627 Website: http://www.enersys.com
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