APR Energy has an experienced management team led by one of the co-founders of the business, John Campion. With nearly 100 years of collective industry experience, our management team has a strong understanding of the global power market, its technologies, and the complex nature of project delivery requirements.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Campion is co-founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of APR Energy. Early in his career, Mr. Campion co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of Showpower Inc., a portable generator company serving the entertainment industry. Showpower was acquired by GE Energy Rentals, where Mr. Campion held the position of Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Later, Mr. Campion served as President of Alstom Power Rentals, a subsidiary of Paris-based Alstom Power Inc., before it was acquired by Mr. Campion and fellow APR Energy co-founder Laurence Anderson in 2004.
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Mr. List has more than 25 years of legal experience. Since joining APR Energy in 2011, Mr. List has been responsible for compliance, the in-house legal practice, as well as managing the Company secretarial responsibilities. Earlier, Mr. List was based in Sydney, Australia as the Asia Pacific General Counsel for Accenture. Mr. List has also worked for Peoples Energy Corporation, and began his career as an associate at a boutique law firm in the Chicago area. He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and holds his law degree from DePaul University in Chicago.
Vice President of Human Resources
Mr. Emanuel has more than 30 years of global human resources experience. Prior to joining APR Energy in 2016, he was Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources at CIT. Mr. Emanuel also has held senior human resources positions at Anchutz Entertainment Group, /Bowne & Co./RRDonnelley and Citigroup. Early in his career, he held labor relations and contract compliance positions with organizations in the heavy construction and EPC industries including Kiewit-Shea Constructors, BCC Mechanical and the National Association of Minority Contractors. Mr. Emanuel holds a bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University, where he studied history and pre-law.
Vice President of Information Technology
Mr. Friederich has more than 25 years of IT technical and leadership experience spanning the chemical, consumer goods and energy industries. He has held senior IT leadership positions as Vice President of IT with Playtex Products, Director of Global Infrastructure at Energizer Holdings and Senior Director of IT at Abound Solar. Mr. Friederich joined APR Energy in 2012. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration - information systems from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Mr. Cavaceppi has more than 25 years of progressive leadership experience in international marketing and market development, and has a strong track record in developing international marketing programs and brand strategy. Mr. Cavaceppi joined APR Energy in 2011. His experience includes 16 years with Lexmark International, a Fortune 500 information technology company, where he held a number of strategic management roles. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida in business administration and an international MBA from the University of South Carolina.