Younicos is gearing up for its next growth phase. As the first commercial projects of the Berlin-based storage pioneers are due to come online later this year, the company’s supervisory board has today appointed battery industry veteran and entrepreneur James McDougall as CEO. McDougall is a start-up professional with global experience in positioning companies for rapid growth. During the last 25 years he has held several senior management positions and CEO assignments in North America, Asia and Europe. McDougall has also co-authored several patents.