Huib Morelisse and Steven Le Poole to strengthen the Lagerwey management team
Barneveld, May 21 2015: Huib Morelisse and Steven Le Poole have joined the management team of Lagerwey as CEO and CFO respectively. The company has grown rapidly over the past years and has secured an attractive position in the onshore wind market with the successful introduction of the L100-2,5 MW.
Henk Lagerwey explains: “We have developed an outstanding product with a proven track record of over 98% availability. Huib and Steven will help us strengthen the organization and meet the rapidly growing demand for our L100-2,5MW direct drive wind turbine.”
The current CEO Aart van de Pol will focus as COO of Lagerwey on scaling up the production capacity and expanding the current manufacturing facilities: “I am pleased that Huib and Steven are on board. This enables me to focus on operation activites.”
Huib Morelisse has held several key management positions at large utilities: “I feel privileged to have the opportunity to build with this outstanding team on a professional organization capable of meeting our customer demands. Lagerwey contributes already today to the transition to a sustainable energy supply in the Netherlands and other markets and provides a positive contribution to the Dutch economy through innovation and employment.”
Steven Le Poole has extensive hands-on experience as owner and advisor in expanding mid-sized companies: ”The product has proven itself, it is now time to grow the company to its full potential, which is a tremendous opportunity for our leadership team and people.”
Lagerwey stands for Quality and Simplicity. We design and produce our wind turbines ‘in house’ and offer an efficient and reliable product. We prefer to deliver our projects turn-key and provide a complete service and maintenance package. Our flexible and transparent approach leads to long lasting relationships with our partners. Together with our customers we have been offering the world clean and reliable wind energy since 1979.