UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) today named Monica M. Gaudiosi Vice
President, General Counsel and Secretary effective April 23, 2012.
Gaudiosi succeeds Robert H. Knauss, 58, who is retiring from UGI after
27 years of service.
Ms. Gaudiosi, 49, most recently served as Senior Vice President and
General Counsel of Southern Union Company. Prior to joining Southern
Union in 2005, she held various positions with General Electric Capital
Corporation in Danbury, Connecticut. She was in private practice in
Atlanta, Georgia before joining GE. Gaudiosi holds both a Bachelor’s
degree and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.
Lon R. Greenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UGI
Corporation said "We are very pleased to welcome Monica to UGI as an
integral member of our leadership team. Monica has an extensive
background in leading the law function of a public company as well as
valuable private practice experience. We look forward to Monica’s
contributions in the future.”
Greenberg continued, “Bob’s contributions to our organization have been
numerous and invaluable. Throughout his career, Bob has demonstrated a
passion for achieving and for excellence. In addition, he has served as
a role model for many at UGI and will leave a lasting legacy when he
retires. We wish him a long, happy and healthy future retirement.”
UGI is a distributor and marketer of energy products and services.
Through subsidiaries, UGI operates natural gas and electric utilities in
Pennsylvania, distributes propane both domestically and internationally,
manages midstream energy and electric generation assets in Pennsylvania,
and engages in energy marketing in the Mid-Atlantic region. UGI, through
subsidiaries, is the sole General Partner and owns 28% of AmeriGas
Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU), the nation's largest retail propane
Comprehensive information about UGI Corporation is available on the
Internet at http://www.ugicorp.com.