Heraeus: VP, technology for photovoltaic business unit

Heraeus Photovoltaics“ Global Business Unit manager, Andy London, has announced that Dr. Weiming Zhang has been promoted to the new post of vice president, Technology for the Photovoltaic Business Un…

Heraeus Photovoltaics“ Global Business Unit manager, Andy London, has announced that Dr. Weiming Zhang has been promoted to the new post of vice president, Technology for the Photovoltaic Business Unit. Zhang has spent 11 years at Heraeus Conshohocken, most recently as the Global Technology Manager for photovoltaic materials, leading product development, including Heraeus“ entry into the Solar Cell paste market. London said that Zhang has: “Spearheaded the international research team that developed our industry leading front silver paste, SOL9235H. A development that has given Heraeus the top brand name in the industry. His experience, intelligence, drive and motivation have been a great asset for us.” Zhang stated, “I welcome the opportunity to assist Heraeus in continuing our success in the exciting PV market. I believe our rapid growth to date is only the beginning of the opportunity we will realize.” In his new role, Zhang will continue to lead, and expand, an international group of scientists, engineers and technicians, developing and implementing strategies that will allow Heraeus to increase its product pipeline, customer collaboration and market penetration.