Yingli Green Energy, a vertically integrated PV product manufacturer, has appointed Jingyi Judy Tzeng as director of corporate development and Zhuo Arthur Chen as legal counsel.
Tzeng will define and implement Yingli’s business strategies while developing partnerships that will increase the company’s product reach and create additional revenue opportunities. Before joining Yingli, Tzeng served as assistant vice president at Piper Jaffray & Co., an international middle market investment firm. She received her dual bachelor’s degrees in business administration and Japanese from the University of California at Berkeley.
Chen will provide counsel to the management team and the board of directors on various legal issues, serve as liaison with outside counsel, and be closely involved in further business expansions. Chen served as a corporate associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, a leading international law firm, prior to joining Yingli. He received his dual bachelor’s degrees in law and international relations from Peking University in China and an LLM. degree from Harvard Law School in the United States.
Liansheng Miao, chairman/CEO of Yingli Green Energy, said, “(Tzeng) has achieved a solid understanding of our business model, strategy and operations during her work as a solar analyst. Arthur brings his proven legal intellect and valuable experience to the process of innovating and perfecting our products and services. We look forward to utilizing his expertise to grow our global business with enhanced precision and speed.”