For over 30 years. Fred Hapiak has worked in the Energy Storage industry in many different management and operations roles in Asia, Europe and North America. He has managed Saft’s industrial batteries global sales network and US manufacturing operations. Later, Fred served as President of Saft France and developed the group’ energy storage systems business unit. Now based in Singapore, he heads Leoch International Holding activities that provide lead –acid and lithium battery systems for global customers in the automotive, motive power, renewables, telecom, UPS and data center industries.