28 Jul '14, 11am

via @pv_tech Solar Frontier appoints new chief executive and vice presidents

Solar Frontier claims the changes at senior management level will aid global expansion plans. Image: Solar Frontier. Solar Frontier's new president and chief executive officer Atsuhiko Hirano has been with the company since commercial operations began. Image: Fergus March. Japanese thin-film solar company Solar Frontier has announced a number of changes to its senior management team which it says will aid the company’s expansion plans domestically and elsewhere. Solar Frontier, a 100% owned subsidiary of oil company Showa Shell, has promoted Atushiko Hirano to president and chief executive officer. Hirano was previously executive vice president of the company. According to Solar Frontier, Hirano has been with the company since commercial operations began with its first 20MW plant. His new role will see him take responsibility for strategy and operations. Speaking to PV Tec...

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