Chinese solar manufacturer JA Solar has announced it has re-appointed its Executive Chairman Baufang Jin as CEO.
Jin had previously held the position of CEO between August 2009 and January 2010. Prior to this, he was the company’s Executive Chairman. Jin held this position from July 2009 and before that he was appointed as JA Solar’s Chairman in May 2005.
Jin takes over from replace Dr. Peng Fang, whose three-year term of service will end on 20 January 2013. As a result, Jin’s new role will become effective on 21 January 2013.
“I am pleased to return to the role of chief executive officer and look forward to continuing to take JA Solar forward,” said Baofang Jin. “I want to extend my gratitude to Dr. Fang for his extraordinary contribution to JA Solar over the past three years and wish him well in his future endeavors.”