Jul 31, 2012 - US solar systems integrator Real Goods Solar Inc (NASDAQ:RSOL) said Monday it had appointed Kam Mofid as its chief executive officer.
Mofid is replacing previous chief executive Bill Yearsley, who has decided to seek new opportunities outside the company. Still, Yearsley will help ensure smooth transition at Real Goods Solar.
Prior to joining Real Goods Solar, Mofid served as general manager of global residential and light commercial systems at SunEdison. Before SunEdison, he was president of Mainstream Energy, the holding group of REC Solar and AEE Solar. Apart from his extensive experience in the solar sector, Mofid has also held leadership positions at Teleflex Power Systems and Pratt & Whitney as well as at General Motors (NYSE:GM) earlier in his career.