RoseWater Energy Group, a provider of next-generation energy storage products, has named William C. Gotts as its chief executive officer.
A seasoned entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience pioneering new businesses, Gotts has a history of successfully developing and launching innovative products. He is passionate about environmental sustainability and has made the energy sector, specifically advanced battery storage, his sole focus for the past five years.
“Bill’s vast experience in energy storage and commitment to staying ahead of the innovation curve makes him an ideal choice to lead RoseWater,” said Joseph Piccirilli, co-founder and managing director of RoseWater Energy Group. “Together, we look forward to integrating our cutting-edge energy storage products into the marketplace.”
Gotts has worked with a broad range of clients in the energy storage sector such as the U.S. Department of Defense, Norfolk Southern Railways, BMW, General Motors, and Viridity Energy/PJM.
“I am pleased to join RoseWater Energy Group at such an exciting time in the energy storage sector," said Gotts. “There is tremendous opportunity to select from a variety of battery chemistries to develop the right solution to meet the specific needs of each of our clients.”
The same principles of discipline, focus, and healthy competition that Gotts embraces in his professional life are also reflected in his personal endeavors. A former United States Navy Deep Sea Diver, Gotts was a member of the recovery dive team for the Civil War Submarine USS H.L. Hunley and is an active Ironman triathlete and marathon runner. Gotts resides in the suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio with his wife, Melissa, and is expecting the birth of his first child in September.