MiaSole, a manufacturer of copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS) thin-film photovoltaic solar modules, has appointed John Carrington CEO, effective immediately. Bob Baker will continue as president of the company.
Carrington previously served as executive vice president of global marketing and business development at First Solar, where he directed the company's global sales, marketing and product management initiatives. Prior to joining First Solar, he spent 16 years at General Electric in a variety of global leadership roles, including four years in Japan running the Asian marketing and business development team.
Baker is a 32-year Intel veteran with experience in technology development, manufacturing, business and management.
Former CEO Dr. Joseph Laia has stepped down to pursue other interests, the company says.