Aclara Names New Head of Engineering and Technology
ST. LOUIS – January 21, 2015 – Greg Wilson has joined Aclara Technologies LLC as the Senior Vice President of Engineering and Technology. Aclara is a leading provider of smart infrastructure technologies and software solutions to the utility industry, with headquarters in St. Louis and engineering facilities in Solon, Ohio.
Wilson has an extensive background in product development and technology, with a demonstrated track record of success in creating efficiencies, optimizing profitability, and producing quality consumer and technology products for established, joint venture enterprises.
“We are delighted to welcome Greg to the Aclara team. As a company focused on smart infrastructure solutions for electric, gas and water utilities, we are committed to ongoing technology leadership and innovation. We look forward to working closely with Greg in delivering the most advanced and value-added solutions to our customers,” said Allan Connolly, president and CEO of Aclara.
Wilson will oversee engineering, software design and processes throughout the engineering and technology departments. His role includes a wide scope of responsibilities consisting of strategic and technical planning, execution, analysis, implementation, project management, collaboration with other functional leaders and operational management.
Most recently, Wilson was vice president at Harris Corporation, RF Communications, where he aligned product strategy with business objectives. Previously, he served as Director of Product Development at Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications.
Wilson holds a Master of Business Administration from Dominican University, and a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Marquette University.