Executive Leadership

UGI Corporation’s executive leadership brings a wealth of industry experience and financial and operational expertise to their roles.

Meet our executive leadership

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John L. Walsh , , President and Chief Executive Officer
UGI Corporation
Vice Chair of AmeriGas Propane, Inc.

Mr. Walsh is a Director and President (since 2005) and Chief Executive Officer (since 2013) of UGI Corporation. In addition, Mr. Walsh serves as a Director (since 2005) and Chairman of the Board of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (since 2016) where he had served as a director and vice chairman since 2005. He also serves as a Director and Vice Chairman of UGI Utilities, Inc. (since 2005). Both AmeriGas Propane, Inc. and UGI Utilities, Inc. are subsidiaries of UGI Corporation. Mr. Walsh served as Chief Operating Officer of UGI Corporation (2005 to 2013) and as President and Chief Executive Officer of UGI Utilities, Inc. (2009 to 2011). Previously, Mr. Walsh was the Chief Executive of the Industrial and Special Products division of the BOC Group plc (an industrial gases company), a position he assumed in 2001. He was an Executive Director of BOC (2001 to 2005), having joined BOC in 1986 as Vice President – Special Gases and having held various senior management positions in BOC, including President of Process Gas Solutions, North America (2000 to 2001) and President of BOC Process Plants (1996 to 11 2000). Mr. Walsh also serves as Director at Main Line Health, Inc., the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, the Satell Institute, and the Philadelphia Zoo, and as Trustee at the Saint Columbkille Partnership School.

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Robert F. Beard , , Executive Vice President, Natural Gas Chief Executive Officer UGI Utilities, Inc.

Mr. Beard is Executive Vice President, Natural Gas (since September 18, 2018) and President and Chief Executive Officer and a Director of UGI Utilities, Inc. (since 2011). He previously served as Vice President - Marketing, Rates and Gas Supply (2010 to 2011) and Vice President - Southern Region (2008 to 2010) of UGI Utilities, Inc. From 2006 until 2008, Mr. Beard served as Vice President - Operations and Engineering of PPL Gas Utilities Corporation and, from 2002 until 2006, he served as Director - Operations and Engineering of PPL Gas Utilities Corporation.

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Laurie A. Bergman , Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller
UGI Corporation

Ms. Bergman is Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller of UGI Corporation (since February 2019). She previously served as the Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller of AmeriGas since 2016. Prior to that, she served as Group Director – Financial Planning and Analysis of AmeriGas from 2014 to 2016. Ms. Bergman joined AmeriGas in 2006. Previously, Ms. Bergman served as a Financial Analysis Specialist and a Disbursement Operations Manager at CIGNA Corporation, a leading employee benefits provider, positions in which she served from 2001 to 2005. Ms. Bergman earned a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and a Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in Accounting, from Temple University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant.

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Hugh J. Gallagher , President and Chief Executive Officer
AmeriGas Propane, Inc.

Mr. Gallagher is President and Chief Executive Officer (since September 2018) and a Director (since October 1, 2018) of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. Previously he served as Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the General Partner (2013 to 2018). He has also served as Treasurer of both UGI Corporation and the General Partner (2011 to 2014), Director - Treasury Services and Investor Relations of UGI Corporation (2009 to 2011) and Director - Treasury Services (2007 to 2009) of UGI Corporation. He has also served as the General Partner’s Director - Business Development (2004 to 2007), Director of Financial Planning and Analysis (2000 to 2004), Financial Manager - Operations (1999 to 2000), Manager of Financial Reporting (1996 to 1999), and Team Leader - Financial Reporting (1995 to 1996). Mr. Gallagher joined UGI Corporation in 1990, serving in various finance and accounting roles of increasing responsibility.

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Monica M. Gaudiosi , Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
UGI Corporation, AmeriGas Propane, Inc. and UGI Utilities Inc.

Ms. Gaudiosi is the Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of UGI Corporation and UGI Utilities, Inc. (since 2012). She is also Vice President (since 2012), General Counsel (since 2015) and Secretary (since 2012) of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. Prior to joining UGI Corporation, Ms. Gaudiosi served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel (2007 to 2012) and Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel (2005 to 2007) of Southern Union Company. Prior to joining Southern Union Company in 2005, Ms. Gaudiosi held various positions with General Electric Capital Corporation (1997 to 2005). Before joining General Electric Capital Corporation, Ms. Gaudiosi was an associate at the law firms of Hunton & Williams (1994 to 1997) and Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan (1988 to 1994).

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Joseph L. Hartz , President
UGI Energy Services, LLC

Mr. Hartz is President of UGI Energy Services, LLC (since March 2017). He previously served as Chief Operating Officer (June 2014 to March 2017) and as Vice President - Supply and Operations (July 2010 to June 2014) of UGI Energy Services, LLC. He joined UGI Utilities, Inc. in 1985 as an accountant and has held various positions of increasing responsibility at UGI Utilities and UGI Energy Services, including Vice President - Assets and Supply and Chief Financial Officer.

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Ted J. Jastrzebski , Chief Financial Officer
UGI Corporation

Mr. Jastrzebski is Chief Financial Officer of UGI Corporation (since May 2018). From 2013 until 2018, Mr. Jastrzebski served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Qurate Retail Group, which is comprised of QVC, HSN, Cornerstone Brands, and Zulily. Previously, Mr. Jastrzebski held various positions at The Hershey Company, including Senior Vice President and President, Hershey Americas (2011 to 2013), Senior Vice President and President, Hershey International (2007 to 2010) and Vice President, Finance, Hershey International (2004 to 2007). Mr. Jastrzebski also served as Senior Vice President, Finance, IT and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of CARE (2002 to 2004) and as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Project Hope (1999 to 2002).

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Roger Perreault , , Executive Vice President, Global LPG President UGI International, LLC

Mr. Perreault is Executive Vice President, Global LPG of UGI Corporation (since September 2018), President - UGI International, LLC (since December 2015), and a Director of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (since October 1, 2018). Prior to joining UGI Corporation, Mr. Perreault held various positions at Air Liquide, an industrial gases company he joined in 1994, and served in various leadership positions from 2008 to 2014, including in a global role as President, Large Industries with international responsibilities and, prior to that, in a role with responsibility for Air Liquide’s North American large industries business. Prior to joining Air Liquide, Mr. Perreault was a chemical engineer and operations manager with I.C.I. in Quebec, Canada.