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ANGI Energy Systems boosts global leadership team with two key appointments in Alternative Fuels division


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Janesville, WI, USA, May 1, 2023 – ANGI Energy Systems has bolstered its global leadership team with two key strategic appointments. Joel van Rensburg becomes President of Alternative Fuels and Danny Seals steps up to the position of General Manager, Hydrogen.

The appointments of van Rensburg and Seals is evidence of the company’s focus on and investment into a full alternative fuels solutions suite to serve a variety of applications and provide full turnkey refueling infrastructure to the global mobility sector. 

van Rensburg was previously General Manager of Hydrogen where he was focused on developing the essential partnerships and technologies needed to grow this vital part of the business. In 2022, he spearheaded the launch of ANGI’s new Hydrogen Business Unit, which was established to provide the technologies and services for a complete alternative fueling platform solution.

As President of Alternative Fuels, van Rensburg will be instrumental in strengthening ANGI’s alternative fuel solutions, encompassing hydrogen, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) and Gasboy, the commercial and fleet refueling solution. He will be building the foundations for the company’s strategic mission to accelerate smart, sustainable solutions for the road ahead.

Joel van Rensburg, President of Alternative Fuels, ANGI “I am delighted to be appointed President of Alternative Fuels at such an exciting time in ANGI’s nearly 40 years’ history. Never have we seen such a rapid evolution in the global mobility sector, with widescale changing consumer demand driven by digital transformation and a growing focus on sustainable business. My team and I are looking forward to delivering truly best-in-class alternative fuel technologies spanning hardware, software and services to our valued customers around the world.  As well as offering our expertise and advice on how to decarbonize road transportation and to maximize opportunities and move with the changing market trends�??.

In his new role, van Rensburg will be leading a dedicated team focused on developing and delivering a range of solutions for a spectrum of alternative refueling applications ranging from Light Duty to Heavy Duty Vehicles. In addition, van Rensburg will also focus his attention on the continued development of ANGI’s aftermarket services across the product suite, and the development of software solutions for remote management and monitoring, in order to achieve industry leading equipment uptime targets for their expanding list of customers.

Seals leads the company’s continued expansion into Hydrogen refueling station solutions. He originally joined the New Product Introduction team at ANGI’s parent company Gilbarco Veeder-Root  in 2005, and has since assumed various positions of increasing responsibility across the Gilbarco Veeder-Root North America business, with specialist areas being Operations, Manufacturing Engineering, and more recently, Product Marketing and Key Account Management.

Danny Seals, General Manager, Hydrogen, ANGI “We are at the start of transport revolution as momentum towards alternative fuels and particularly Hydrogen gathers pace. The rollout of dispensing and refueling solutions must keep pace with the development in hydrogen transport and ANGI is well positioned to do this thanks to our decades of leadership in the fuel dispensing market.�??

About ANGI Energy Systems

ANGI Energy Systems LLC, is a U.S. based manufacturer of quality engineered gas compression equipment and a leading supplier of compressed natural gas (CNG) refuelling equipment and systems. ANGI has a longstanding reputation as a leader and innovator in both the Compression and Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Refuelling Station industries and has over 40 years of experience providing worldwide clients with high quality products and services. In 2022 ANGI announced their alternative fuels offering of which hydrogen forms a key facet in delivering zero emission fuel to the heavy vehicle sector.

About Gilbarco Veeder-Root

Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations, offering the broadest range of integrated solutions from the forecourt to the convenience store and head office. For over 150 years, Gilbarco has earned the trust of its customers by providing long-term partnership, uncompromising support, and proven reliability. Major product lines include fuel dispensers, pump media, point-of-sale systems, payment systems, tank gauges and fleet management systems.