Bitterfeld-Wolfen (Germany), 6 December 2011 – Clemens Jargon will take over the overall responsibility for Sales Products & Systems, Marketing and Product Management at Q-Cells SE with immediate effect. The 46 year old manager has profound knowledge of the solar industry and PV markets in Europe, Asia and North America. With his know how he will strengthen global sales activities of Q-Cells and further drive international market expansion.
„We are pleased to win Clemens Jargon, who is an outstanding sales expert with experience in the PV sector. He will contribute to the strengthening of our global sales which is even more important in challenging times of swiftly changing market conditions” said Nedim Cen, CEO of Q-Cells SE.
In his last engagement as Chairman of an international PV company, Clemens Jargon was responsible for the markets Europe, Middle East and Africa. While he was General Manager of a business unit of a German semiconductor manufacturer, he was responsible for the development and marketing of mobile phone solutions for the global communication market.
In various management positions – amongst others at the mobile phone segment of a big German industrial group – the mechanical engineer moreover gained experience in the fields of sales, product and quality management as well as customer service.
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About Q-Cells SE
The Q-Cells Group is one of the world’s leading photovoltaics companies and offers a wide range of photovoltaic solutions, from solar cells and modules to solar power plants. Q-Cells’s products are developed and manufactured at its headquarters in Bitterfeld-Wolfen (Germany) and marketed via its global sales network. It also has a second production plant in Malaysia. More than 200 scientists and engineers at Q-Cells are working to swiftly advance solar technology and achieve Q-Cells’ twin aims: driving down the costs of photovoltaics quickly and permanently, and making solar power competitive. The close links between R&D and production enable Q-Cells to rapidly translate cutting-edge innovation into mass production - and underpin its ambition to be at the forefront of photovoltaic technology. Q-Cells is quoted on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (QCE; ISIN DE0005558662) and also listed on the TecDAX, the German technology index.
Executive Board: Dr Nedim Cen (CEO, CFO), Dr Andreas von Zitzewitz (COO, CSO)
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Prof Dr h c Karlheinz Hornung