SolarBridge Technologies, a provider of PV micro-inverter solutions, has announced two additions to its executive staff: Bill Mulligan becomes executive chairman of SolarBridge, and Greg Vance joins the company as vice president of engineering.
Mulligan was appointed to the board of SolarBridge in 2011 and served as vice president of research and development for SunPower from 1998 until 2010. Prior to SunPower, Mulligan held roles at JX Crystals Inc., National Renewable Energy Laboratory AstroPower Inc. and Fairchild/National Semiconductor.
As VP of engineering, Vance will be responsible for hardware and software product development, program management and global engineering of SolarBridge's microinverters, Power Manager gateway and Power Portal Web-based monitoring system.
Vance served in senior management roles at Dell Inc. for the past 15 years. Prior to Dell, he spent five years in engineering development and management roles with InterGraph, where he developed multiprocessor workstations.