JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd., a manufacturer of high-performance solar products, has named Ming Yang vice president of business development and corporate communications. He will be responsible for the company's strategic communications, including investor and public relations, as well as business development, strategic marketing and market-assessment activities.
Yang has more than six years of experience working as a Wall Street buy-side and sell-side analyst, specializing in the renewable energy and semiconductor materials sectors. Most recently, he was an analyst covering the renewable energy sector at Coatue Management, a hedge fund based in New York. Before that, he was vice president at Piper Jaffray for four years, as a senior China research analyst covering solar energy and semiconductor materials, based in Shanghai.
SOURCE: JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd.