ReneSola’s US head Kevin Chen Resigns

Chinese PV Company ReneSola Appoints Its US CFO Doran Hole As North America CEO & Group Vice President Of Strategy
02:21 AM (Beijing Time) - 16. November 2017
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ReneSola new head of the US, Doran Hole, has been with the Chinese company since December 2016. In his prior role, he was CFO of the US entity. (Photo Credit: ReneSola Ltd.)

Key Takeaways

  • Kevin Chen resigned as President of the US business of Chinese PV company ReneSola
  • He has put in his papers to pursue other interests
  • Doran Hole has been appointed at the CEO of North America and group vice president of strategy
  • Hole will spearhead project development efforts, manage operations and finance in North America

Shanghai based solar company ReneSola has announced that Kevin Chen, President of the US region, resigned from his job to pursue other interests. He is no longer with the Chinese PV company since November 10, 2017.

Chen worked with ReneSola since February 2012. Prior to that, he was director of project development at Trina Solar.

Doran Hole has been appointed the CEO of North America and group vice president of strategy in the meantime. Prior, Hole was CFO of the US region, a position he held from the time he joined ReneSola in December 2016. He has previously worked with Deutsche Bank, ING and Macquarie.

Hole will report to the Group CEO of ReneSola and will be responsible for spearheading project development efforts and managing operations and finance in North America. He has also been entrusted with the responsibility of leading the company’s capital market activities.

“Doran’s deep knowledge of the solar industry, experience in structuring complex financial transactions, and understanding of the US regulatory and tax regimes have played a critical role in the success leading our U.S. business unit. As the Company transitions to a pure play project developer and operator in this dynamic solar market, we look forward to seeing future growth and expansion under Doran’s leadership and we are confident in his ability to effectively drive the Company to improved financial and operational performance,” said CEO Xianshou Li.

Anu Bhambhani

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