Evergreen Solar Inc. has announced the appointment of Rodolfo Archbold to the newly created position of vice president of operations. Archbold will be responsible for executing Evergreen Solar's worldwide manufacturing expansion strategy and overseeing factory operations, both wholly owned and through alliances or joint ventures.
Archbold was previously an operations consultant at Teradyne Inc. He also served as vice president of technology and business development at NYPRO, executive vice president at Manufacturers' Services Limited (now part of Celestica) and director of mid-range system products at Hewlett-Packard/Digital Equipment Corp. Archbold received a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of Puerto Rico and a master's degree in business administration from New York University.
Evergreen Solar is headquartered in Marlboro, Mass.