Prepared By R.R. Donnelley Financial -- Form 8-K
Washington, D.C. 20549
Form 8-K
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  07/12/2010
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2366 Bernville Road, Reading, Pennsylvania 19605
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(610) 208-1991
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Item 5.02.    Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Based upon the recommendation of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, effective July 12, 2010, EnerSys' Board of Directors appointed Seifi Ghasemi as a Class I director of EnerSys' Board of Directors, with a term expiring at the 2011 annual meeting of stockholders.

Board committee assignments have not yet been determined for Mr. Ghasemi. Mr. Ghasemi does not have an interest requiring disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. Mr. Ghasemi will be compensated for services as a director on the same basis as other non-employee directors of EnerSys, including annual retainers, fees for attending board and committee meetings, eligibility to participate in the EnerSys Voluntary Deferred Compensation Plan for Non-Employee Directors and eligibility to receive other stock-based awards as may be approved from time to time by the Board of Directors of EnerSys.



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: July 16, 2010
/s/    Richard W. Zuidema

Richard W. Zuidema
Executive Vice President - Administration & Secretary