Martin Milani named CEO of Sunverge Energy
Sunverge Energy, a well known developer of residential energy storage systems and Virtual Power Plant (VPP) software, has appointed Martin Milani to the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Milani has served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Sunverge since December 2016. His background of over 25 years in technology, including experience in grid services and modernisation, position him well to lead the company into its next phase of growth and innovation.
Milani will lead the development of Sunverge’s cloud and edge software platform for managing distributed energy resources and smart home devices — including energy storage, residential and commercial PV and smart thermostats — that provide value to both consumers and grid operators. The Sunverge platform allows utilities and third parties to connect multiple energy storage units, other Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) and home energy management systems to operate in unison as a Virtual Power Plant (VPP). The VPP platform provides benefits along the entire energy value chain, from consumer to market, delivering energy efficiency, bill savings, peak shifting and other essential reliability benefits, across an entire community or service area.