Envision Solar International has named Desmond Wheatley its president and chief operating officer (COO). Wheatley has been a consultant for the company since May. He will immediately assume his new role of assisting the CEO and board of directors in the continued development of the company's strategy and leading the day-to-day activities of the company.
Wheatley has two decades of senior international management experience in technology systems integration, energy management, communications and renewable energy. He is a founding partner in the international consulting practice Crichton Hill LLC. Prior to founding Crichton Hill, Wheatley was CEO of iAxis FZ LLC, a Dubai, United Arab Emirated-based alternative energy and technology systems integration company.
From 2000 to 2007, Wheatley held a variety of senior management positions at Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, with the last five years as president of ENS, the largest independent security and energy management systems integrator in the U.S.
SOURCE: Envision Solar