- Whitehead Brings Nearly Three Decades of Experience in the Electrical Power Industry
VALENCIA, Calif.–H2scan, a leading provider of proven, proprietary hydrogen sensors and technologies for utilities and industrial markets, announced today it has named Bill Whitehead as its new International Accounts Sales Director for Transformers.
In this role, Whitehead is responsible for international sales of H2scan’s hydrogen monitoring products, working with global OEMs to utilize H2scan sensors to develop and enhance their hydrogen monitoring solutions for the electric power industry.
Whitehead joins H2scan from Siemens Energy, where he served as business development manager and was responsible for power transformer bushing solution sales covering U.S. power utility and large industrial customers. Previously, Whitehead worked as vice president of business development at Camlin Power, Inc.
Whitehead previously held positions at Fuji Electric, ABB, General Electric, Danaher Power Solutions and served in the United States Army Reserve. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from North Carolina State University.
“Bill brings a wealth of experience in the power utility industry, and adds to the strong leadership at H2scan with a deep foundation in transformer life extension and asset health solutions,” said Leon White, Vice President of Transformer Sales and Business Development, of H2scan. “We’re thrilled to have Bill on the team at H2scan and to be able to leverage his experience in international sales. Our overseas sales have experienced tremendous growth in recent years, and Bill will be able to support our customers in a very positive way.”
“I have enjoyed a long career in the power utility industry and understand the important role of hydrogen monitoring in providing utilities with high reliability and decreased costs,” said Whitehead. “H2scan is the leader in hydrogen measurement for dissolved gas analysis and offers hydrogen monitoring unlike any other company. I look forward to helping the company drive growth both internationally and domestically this year and for years to come.”
About H2scan Corporation
H2scan was founded in 2002, and has its headquarters, sales, production and marketing staff in Valencia, California. The Company provides the most accurate, tolerant and affordable hydrogen leak detection and process gas monitoring solutions for industrial markets. H2scan enables the accurate monitoring and control functions for a wide range of applications, including control systems, safety monitoring and alarm systems. H2scan also provides portable, handheld configurations for easy leak detection and monitoring. H2scan supplies its hydrogen process analyzer and hydrogen leak detectors to utility, petrochemical, refinery, and gas line companies, nuclear power plants, fuel cell, petroleum and other industrial organizations through distribution, or long- term supply agreements. H2scan helps its customers meet safety, regulatory and process control requirements while doing critical hydrogen monitoring. H2scan’s customer base includes some of the largest manufacturing enterprises in the world including: General Electric, DOD, ABB, Siemens, ExxonMobil, Shell, Chevron, NASA, Proctor & Gamble and more.
H2scan now holds 27 patents on its core technology, software and electronics and its products are sold in over 50 countries worldwide.