VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) announced today that Hans G. Bell has been promoted to the position of President of UGI Utilities, Inc.
Mr. Bell joined UGI Utilities in 2013 as Vice President - Engineering and Operations Support, a role he held until 2017 when Mr. Bell was promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining UGI, Mr. Bell held senior operating and engineering positions at AGL Resources and Nicor Gas.
“Since joining UGI, Hans has made significant contributions to our company. His understanding of the utility business, intense focus on safe operations, and his ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally, position Hans to be an effective and successful leader of UGI Utilities,” said Robert F. Beard, Executive Vice President - Natural Gas for UGI Corporation, the parent company of UGI Utilities.
About UGI Corporation
UGI Corporation is a distributor and marketer of energy products and services. Through subsidiaries, UGI operates natural gas and electric utilities in Pennsylvania, distributes LPG both domestically (through AmeriGas) and internationally (through UGI International), manages midstream energy assets in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia and electric generation assets in Pennsylvania, and engages in energy marketing in eleven states, the District of Columbia and internationally in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK.
Comprehensive information about UGI Corporation is available on the Internet at https://www.ugicorp.com.