NORWELL, Mass., Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Services Group, LLC (ESG) has announced that Phil Galati has joined the company as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Galati succeeds Lynn Cannon, ESG's founder and CEO. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161107/436919LOGO Mr. Galati will lead the company in its next phase of growth by building on its industry leading technology platform, adding to its highly experienced team and expanding the company's capabilities both domestically and internationally. Mr. Galati graduated from the University of Albany and was most recently the CEO of Trillium Software. With more than 25 years of software and services industry experience, Mr. Galati's career includes leadership roles at IBM, Sterling Commerce, Dell and Ernst & Young. He has had significant success growing Software-as-a-Services (SaaS) businesses, managing M&A activities and developing new geographic markets. "Over the past 18 years, Lynn and the entire ESG team have built a reputation for delivering world-class software and services for the retail energy industry. I look forward to building on this legacy, working with our customers to develop even more impactful solutions, and accelerating the growth and expansion of ESG." Lynn Cannon, who steps down as CEO as part of a planned transition commented, "Phil has proven over many years his ability to lead and build leading software and service companies. I know ESG is well positioned to continue to thrive and grow in the retail energy industry under his strong leadership." Mr. Cannon will remain on the board of directors at ESG. About Energy Services Group, LLC. Energy Services Group (ESG) is the retail energy industry's leading provider of transaction management (EDI), billing and CIS, and wholesale energy services. Offering the industry's only end-to-end business process solution, ESG provides comprehensive and proven solutions for the unique business process needs of start-up retail suppliers and established, global suppliers of natural gas and electricity - and to everyone in between.