Ballard Power Systems appoints new SVP & CCO
by CM Staff
David Mucciacciaro will succeed Rob Campbell, who is retiring after serving as Ballard's CCO since 2017.
VANCOUVER — Ballard Power Systems has appointed David Mucciacciaro as senior vice president and chief commercial officer.
Mucciacciaro will succeed Rob Campbell, who is retiring after serving as Ballard’s CCO since 2017. Mr. Campbell will continue to support the CCO transition process through July 2022.
“I am excited to welcome David to the Ballard team. David brings over 25 years of global commercial leadership experience from the automotive industry. His complementary experience and skill set will be highly valuable to Ballard as we transition into commercial scale deployment in coming years,” Randy MacEwen, Ballard’s president & CEO said in a statement.
“I am thrilled to join Ballard, especially at a time where we are seeing increased global momentum in the hydrogen fuel cell industry. I share the company’s passion for zero-emission mobility and making an impact on the decarbonization of our planet,” said Mucciacciaro.
Mucciacciaro was most recently vice president of global sales, M&A and marketing of Magna Electronics and also served on the board of directors for Magna Rohinni Automotive. Mucciacciaro began his career as a mechanical engineer and transitioned to sales where he has held various leadership roles. Mucciacciaro holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.