Gridworks Names New CEO, Bob Bellemare

Gridworks Names New CEO, Bob Bellemare

The battery and solar industry is experiencing explosive growth for renewable energy companies. Gridworks has tripled in size this year alone and sees a great future powered by its core mission to lower cost and improve performance for energy systems for a better world. Our new CEO, Bob Bellemare, will play a critical role at this vital juncture in our growth journey.

"With this explosive growth, we have developed a strategic plan with our leadership moving forward. I am very excited to announce that Bob Bellemare will be taking over the CEO role for Gridworks, effective immediately. Bob's industry knowledge, partnered with his strategic, entrepreneurial tenure in leading businesses undergoing rapid growth and dynamic change, is why we feel strongly that he is the right leader to carry out our vision for the future of Gridworks. My journey with Gridworks will continue as an owner and Chairman focusing on our long-term position in the industry." – Ryan Centerwall

Bob Bellemare has over 30 years of experience in leadership roles with high-growth companies in the utility and solar industry. Most recently, he was CFO/COO of Array Technologies Inc., helping to lead their rapid global expansion that ultimately led to one of the most successful IPOs on NASDAQ in 2020. Bob also has a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech, and he is officially licensed as a Professional Engineer. He's also a Certified Valuation and Business Analyst (CVA/CBA).

"I've been working closely with the company since 2015 and was immediately impressed with their unique approach as an EPC to the industry. It is an honor to step into this new role with Gridworks and continue the path forward. With our patent pending technologies designed to de-risk projects and drive productivity, our innovative culture, and our experienced team, Gridworks is equipped to take on any challenge. The future is very bright for our company, our clients, and our communities. I welcome all conversations and look forward to engaging further with each of our partners closer in the coming weeks and beyond." – Bob Bellemare


Gridworks provides turnkey solar and energy storage solutions for developers and utility clients through engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) as well as operations and maintenance (O&M). Our proprietary technologies streamline the EPC process, saving time and money. We are also sought after for our ability to engage in creative problem-solving for early-stage renewables development.