Moorpark, California-based ERP Power, a provider of small, smart and connected LED drivers for the lighting industry, has named Jeffrey Frank as CEO. Previously, Frank was ERP’s chief commercial officer. ERP is a portfolio company of Angeles Equity Partners.
MOORPARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ERP Power LLC (ERP), a leading provider of small, smart and connected LED drivers for the lighting industry, today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Frank as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Frank previously served on the ERP Power Board of Directors, and most recently as ERP’s Chief Commercial Officer. ERP co-founder Michael Archer will focus on his role as Chief Technology Officer while transferring his CEO duties to Mr. Frank.
“Jeff Frank is passionate about building high performance teams to accelerate growth,” said Michael Archer, co-founder and CTO of ERP Power. “I’m confident Jeff and our commercial team members will unlock countless new customer design win opportunities and expand our relationships with existing customers.”
“Jeff Frank is an energetic leader known for his proven ability to develop commercial strategies to grow market share and improve the bottom-line,” said Timothy Meyer, co-founder and managing partner of Angeles Equity Partners and ERP Power Chairman of the Board. “Jeff is a great complement to Michael and the ERP leadership team. We look forward to partnering with Jeff to achieve the full potential of this pure play LED driver business.”
ERP Power LED driver products are rooted in the expertise of ERP co-founder and CTO Michael Archer who changed the computing industry by designing ever-smaller power electronics for notebooks, desktops and servers for companies like Apple, Dell, HP and IBM. Today, ERP is focused on powering the Internet of Lights with the world’s smallest indoor and outdoor LED drivers featuring tri-mode dimming, intelligent controls, wireless mesh connectivity and programmable outputs to save energy, time and money.
Mr. Frank will leverage his 30+ years of experience in the power electronics industry serving in CEO and sales leadership roles to help ERP refine its strategic direction; leverage an interoperable ecosystem of connected lighting products; expand opportunities in commercial and industrial LED lighting end markets; and accelerate follow-on M&A activity.