Plug Power announces new chief accounting officer
Plug Power Inc. announces Martin (Marty) Hull as Chief Accounting Officer effective April 1, 2015. Through this position, Hull will enhance the finance team’s ability to support Plug Power’s growth as the company continues to build on the depth and breadth of its reporting and accounting competencies. He will report directly to Paul Middleton, Chief Financial Officer at Plug Power.
Previously, Hull was a principal and director at the accounting firm of Marvin and Company, P.C. Prior to that, he was an audit partner at KPMG LLP, serving various public companies. Hull brings extensive accounting, financial reporting and internal controls knowledge to Plug Power. His position will be critical within the organization, enabling Plug Power to strengthen its financial processes and systems, in response to increasing business volume resulting from customer adoption of Plug Power’s GenKey hydrogen and fuel cell solutions.
“Marty will significantly enhance our reporting and accounting abilities, and he will be instrumental in directing our reporting functions,” said Middleton. “Furthermore, Marty’s public reporting and accounting experience will be tremendously beneficial as we continue to pursue a range of innovative strategic initiatives, as well as build on our commercial traction in North American material handling.”
The CAO position was previously filled by Jill McCoskey. “The Plug Power team thanks Jill for her countless years of service and financial management at Plug Power as we grew the company to the powerhouse we are today,” said Plug Power CEO, Andy Marsh.
Hull holds a Bachelors of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame, and is a Certified Public Accountant.