Upma Koul joins SFW as Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, Energy Storage. She will be leading the development of SFW’s Energy Storage function and business globally.
Upma joins us from Wartsila where she has had a long and successful career in the field of market development, sales and business development in Energy Business. Her last assignment involved opening new markets as Director of Sales, Energy Storage, in Europe. Most notably she lead the sales process for their first photovoltaic solar plant and the largest engine-based power plant. Upma has also worked as Regional Director in East and South Africa, and as Director of Sales in the Middle East while at Wartsila.
“I am excited to join the SFW team and be a part of their vision for enabling energy transition to a decarbonized future through Long Duration Energy Storage. Honored to lead the business for enabling 100% renewable penetration”, says Upma.
Upma is originally from India, where she studied a Bachelor’s degree of Electrical Engineering and started her career as Design Engineer in Desein Consulting Engineers in New Delhi.
In her free time, Upma finds balance in practicing yoga and believes our purpose is to live sustainably for present and future generations.
We are so excited to welcome Upma to our team at SFW. Read more about our Energy Storage offering here.