Advanced Energy Industries Inc. has appointed Danny C. Herron executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). He replaces Lawrence Firestone, who resigned from Advanced Energy.
Herron has more than 25 years of experience in finance and operations and has spent the past 12 years of his career as CFO for renewable energy and consumer products companies. His most recent position was CFO for Sundrop Fuels Inc., a solar gasification-based renewable fuels company based in Louisville, Colo.
He previously held the positions of president and CFO of VeraSun, a publicly traded corn-based ethanol company; CFO at Swift & Co., a $10 billion worldwide beef and pork producer; and CFO at ConAgra Foods Inc.'s beef division.
SOURCE: Advanced Energy