Toronto, ON (PRWEB) November 09, 2011
Eclipsall Energy announced today that Joao Figueiredo, a highly experienced, international business executive with proven expertise in launching businesses and expanding them world wide, has joined the Eclipsall Group of companies as the Chief Executive Officer of Eclipsall Solar.
In 2011, the Eclipsall Energy Group became a vertically integrated solar company by adding an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) division - Eclipsall Solar. The company also has a project development and financing division - Eclipsall Development. The Eclipsall Energy Group has currently in excess of 400 MW of projects under development in North America, South America, Africa, India, and Europe.
Prior to joining the Eclipsall Group, Mr.Figueiredo held a senior position with a European multinational focusing on renewable energy, specifically in the solar photovoltaic (PV) sector. He has worked in all major European, PV markets and has most recently led business development efforts and negotiations for EPC activities in the Ontario market.
Mr. Figueiredo has been involved in negotiations for more than 100 MW of solar PV projects. His European experience combined with his knowledge of the Canadian PV market brings proven experience to Eclipsall Solar and to their numerous solar projects.
Prior to being involved in the renewable energy sector Mr. Figueiredo was an Independent consultant to several public and private companies. He has provided assistance and advice on business strategy, expansion processes, financing strategies and business administration. He has conducted business in several international markets including Angola, Mozambique, Brazil and Spain.
Eclipsall Energy Group is a vertically integrated solar company. Already established as a manufacturer and distributor of high performance 60 and 72 cell PV modules, the company has since added an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) division, Eclipsall Solar, as well as a project development and financing division, Eclipsall Development.