Ben Church, CEO
As Chief Executive Officer, Benjamin Church leads the dynamic and innovative APR team in providing energy generation solutions that help ensure reliable power for consumers around the world. Benjamin has served in many leadership roles throughout his career, both in the energy sector as well as global engineering and consulting for the power industry, all with a focus on innovation, operational excellence, and growth strategy. He has held leadership positions at AES Infrastructure Advisors, ACWA Power, Burns & McDonnel and NextEra Energy.
Joseph DiCamillo, General Counsel
As General Counsel for APR Energy, Joseph DiCamillo leads all legal and government affairs functions and has served in GC roles for over 15 years. Joe has deep global experience in M&A, strategic alliances, commercial law, corporate governance, IP licensing, risk management, and regulated industries. Prior to joining APR Energy, he was Vice President and General Counsel at Studsvik AB, a Swedish publicly traded company in the nuclear energy industry. Joe is a graduate of Northwestern University and Loyola University of Chicago School of Law.
Phillip Lord, CFO
As Chief Financial Officer, Phillip Lord leads all accounting, finance and tax functions for APR Energy. Prior to APR Energy, Phillip served as CFO and later EVP of an upstream oil and gas company owned by private equity. He oversaw commercial relationships with gas marketers and midstream partners, managed the commodity hedging portfolio, and led development and field operations. His professional experience includes nearly a decade at a Big Four auditing firm, 7 years consulting with primarily energy clients, and 18 years of broad energy industry experience. Phillip is a licensed CPA in the state of Texas and received his accounting degree from A&M University.
Joshua Giguiere, VP, Human Resources
Joshua Giguiere serves as Global Head of Human Resources for APR Energy, driving a culture of operational excellence and engagement. He leads an international team of professionals who deliver talent acquisition, talent management, organizational development, and human capital strategy. With 20 years of HR experience, Joshua previously worked for TRC as a Senior Director and Head of Human Resources for the power sector, responsible for delivering EPC and optimization solutions for energy companies at the local, state, and federal levels in North America and the Caribbean. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations from Brigham Young University-Idaho and obtained his Master of Science degree in Human Resource Training and Development from Amberton University in Garland, Texas.
Martin Silveira, Senior VP, Operations
As SVP of Operations, Martin oversees Operations and Maintenance, IT, Engineering, Project Management, HSE, Security and Supply Chain Management for APR. He is responsible for all APR power plants globally, including mobilizations and plant operations, demobilizations and asset maintenance management. Martin began his career with APR as a Plant Manager in Uruguay before moving to expanded corporate roles in Plant Operations and eventually his current executive role as SVP of Operations. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering as well as an MBA and Project Management Professional Certification.