Director, Business Development
John is the director of business development for SMA Solar Technology, where he manages the company's business development and sales activities for project developers, banks, and engineering firms involved with large scale solar photovoltaic power generation projects worldwide. He has more than 20 years of experience in engineering, product management and business development. Prior to SMA, John worked with fiber optic transmission equipment for the telephone, cable and military markets and was awarded four patents for fiber optic transmission equipment. In 2008, John joined SMA America and has worked on some of the largest PV plant projects in the world. John holds a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.