Mark Finocchario Joins RWE SCHOTT Solar as COO

January 09, 2005 by Jeff Shepard

RWE SCHOTT Solar Inc. (RSS, Rocklin, CA), a manufacturer and distributor of solar-electric modules and systems, announced the appointment of Mark Finocchario to the position of Chief Operations Officer. Finocchario has more than 20 years of executive management, leadership and business development experience in manufacturing, technology, marketing and sales, most recently, as President of Ardeo Systems Inc.

"Mark has a strong history of achievement, managing operations, sales and bringing new products to market, as well as developing and growing some of the best design, support and operations teams in the semiconductor industry," stated RWE SCHOTT Solar CEO Alexander Berg. "Mark’s semiconductor market experience, from hands-on design and engineering to overall management and responsibility, will translate very well to the design and manufacture of photovoltaic cells and modules, which use much of the same equipment and technologies. We are very glad that he chose to join and lead our team in Billerica."