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David King has officially resigned from the Suntech’s board of directors with immediate effect, having stepped down from his positions as CEO and interim CFO in September 2013.
PV equipment specialist, Spire Corporation said that its founder, Roger G. Little would retire at the end of the year and serve only as chairman.
A syndicate of 11 commercial banks in China have provided technically bankrupt, LDK Solar with a RMB 1.56 billion (US$256 million) credit facility.
The chief executive of PV manufacturer REC, Ole Enger, is to step down in December after 4.5 years as the company relocates key management from Norway to the US.
Eckhard Rau is to takeover as CFO of German equipment supplier RENA Group.
Restructuring activities at PV backsheet specialist, STR Holdings, have moved up the ladder to include the elimination of some senior executive positions as cost-cutting continues.
California-based developer SolarReserve has bagged Tim Rosenweig, a leading player in the US wind energy market, as its new chief financial officer.
The CFO of China’s largest polysilicon and wafer manufacturer, GCL Poly, has resigned from the board.
Peter Fath has been appointed as the new managing director of the solar division of German equipment supplier RENA.
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has appointed the co-founder & vice president of products and strategic initiatives at Enphase Energy, Raghu Belur, to its board.
Further boardroom disputes at struggling Suntech Power Holdings would seem to have resulted in another major exit, this time acting head of the company, David King.
A further tightening of control of EPC firm, SPI Solar, by its majority owner, LDK Solar, has taken place with interim CFO, Charlotte Xi, appointed as president and global chief operating officer.
Australian-based dye solar cell developer, Dyesol, has appointed a new director responsible for international relationships with industry, analysts and investors.
Jim Pekarsky has resigned his position as CFO at struggling SPI Solar and has been replaced by recently appointed board member from LDK Solar, Charlotte Xi.
Following the appointment of Jim Hughes in March, 2013 in a then newly created role of CCO (chief commercial officer), Joe Kishkill has taken the vacant position at First Solar.