Chad Uplinger

Chad Uplinger has served as our President, Motive Power Global since November 2023. Prior to that he served as Vice President, Motive Power, Americas from November 2017 to November 2023. From April 2013 to November 2017, he was General Manager of Motive Power Specialty Markets which included rail, mining and ground support. In this capacity, he led the team that successfully launched Thin Plate Pure Lead (TPPL) maintenance-free energy storage solutions into the material handling market, marking a turning point in EnerSys's journey converting customers to maintenance-free power solutions in the industry. Prior to that he was District Manager in the Mid-Atlantic Region April 2002 to April 2013. Chad began his career with EnerSys in 1999 and has held various roles of in sales and marketing throughout the Motive Power business.

Chad earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing Management from PennWest California.



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President, Motive Power, Global