First Solar Inc. has announced that Bruce Sohn, president of operations, will be leaving the company at the end of this month. Sohn will not be replaced, and his direct reports will continue in their current responsibilities with new reporting lines.
Tymen DeJong, senior vice president of operations; Doug Duval, vice president of supply chain; Heinrich Eichermueller, senior vice president of plant replication; and Jim Lamon, senior vice president of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), will report to Rob Gillette, CEO of First Solar.
Sohn worked as an engineering, operations and managerial consultant and served on First Solar's board of directors from 2003 to 2009. He joined the executive team in 2007 as president and has been responsible for technology, operations and supply chain for module production, as well as for the EPC and operations and maintenance groups.
SOURCE: First Solar