First Solar has appointed TK Kallenbach executive vice president of marketing and product management. Kallenbach previously worked for Honeywell Aerospace (once Allied Signal) where he played roles in the company’s strategic planning, marketing communications and product management. Kallenbach joined the company in 1979 and worked in a number of senior leadership positions prior to becoming vice president of marketing and product management.
“TK’s extensive experience makes him ideally suited to lead First Solar’s product management and marketing initiatives,” said Rob Gillette, CEO of First Solar. “I look forward to the contributions he will make to First Solar’s senior management team.”
Kallenbach will take up his new position December 14, 2009.