ChargePoint: Wilmer’s 30-year career in technology, operations and global customer support propels the leadership team as one of the largest EV charging network scales – Form 8-K
Wilmer’s 30-year career in global technology, operations and customer support further propels the leadership team as one of the largest scale electric vehicle charging networks
CAMPBELL, Calif., July 11, 2022 – ChargePoint Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CHPT), a leading electric vehicle charging network, today announced the addition of Rick Wilmer to its leadership team. As Chief Customer and Operations Officer at ChargePoint, Wilmer will oversee the company’s customer service and manufacturing operations as it continues to bring vertically integrated charging solutions to businesses, fleets and drivers in a faster than ever growth rate.
“The electric vehicle industry is at an inflection point and we are seeing phenomenal growth across all verticals,” said Pasquale Romano, CEO of ChargePoint. “Now is the right time to add Rick’s sophisticated customer service, supply chain and general management experience to the leadership team to further advance our mission to power the movement of all people. and all electrical goods.”
“There’s never been a better time to join ChargePoint than now as the new refueling network moves from vision to reality,” said Rick Wilmer. “I look forward to helping lead the charge across customer service and supply chain operations to deliver the superior charging experiences that businesses, fleets and drivers need when they’re on the road. electrify.”
Wilmer joins us at a pivotal time in the company’s 15-year history as it enters its next phase of growth. He has over 30 years of experience in global technology, operations and customer support, as well as business and financial acumen from previous roles in the ‘management team. Most recently, Wilmer served as CEO of Chowbotics, which was acquired by DoorDash. Wilmer’s experience can help expand operations across the company’s fleet, commercial and residential businesses in North America and Europe.
ChargePoint creates a new fueling network to move people and goods with electricity. Since 2007, ChargePoint has been committed to making it easier for businesses and drivers to go electric with one of the largest electric vehicle charging networks and a comprehensive portfolio of charging solutions. The ChargePoint cloud subscription platform and software-defined charging hardware is designed to include options for every charging scenario, from home and multi-family to workplace, parking, hospitality, retail retail and transportation fleets of all types. Today, a single ChargePoint account provides access to hundreds of thousands of charging points in North America and Europe. To date, more than 113 million charging sessions have been completed, with drivers connecting to the ChargePoint network every second or less. For more information, visit the ChargePoint press room, the ChargePoint Investor Relations site, or contact ChargePoint’s North American or European press offices or Investor Relations.
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