Baofang Jin, co-founder and chairman of the board at JA Solar Holdings Co. Inc., has been named executive chairman and will assume additional responsibilities within the senior management team. Samuel Yang will remain chief executive officer.
Additionally, Dr. Elmer Hsu, chief operating officer and director, plans to retire, effective immediately. Jian Xie, secretary of the board of directors, has been named vice president of sales and will act as acting chief operating officer until a replacement is found.
Daniel Lui will leave his current position as chief strategy officer to become managing director of U.S. operations. Ray Wilson will leave his current position as vice president, sales to become managing director of European operations.
SOURCE: JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd.