Leading national recruitment firm, Hobson Associates, is excited to announce their recent placement of Kevin Kilkelly, an experienced renewable energy sales executive, as Vice President of Sales for the Americas at Tigo Energy, a solar technology company headquartered in Los Gatos, CA.
In this key role, Mr. Kilkelly “will lead Tigo’s commercial team and sales efforts throughout North, Central and South America, where he will manage the development of new business opportunities and oversee Tigo’s customer engagement processes for both direct and indirect sales channels” according to the company’s press release.
The press release also quotes Zvi Alon, CEO of Tigo: “Kevin’s proven leadership and understanding of the photovoltaic market make him a natural fit to service and respond to the needs of our national accounts and distribution channel partners. His experience and proven track record of providing solutions to customer’s most complex challenges will help position our customers for more reliable energy production and long term financial sustainability.”
Tigo’s modular TS4 platform allows its customers to maximize energy harvesting at minimal cost. Their operations are located across the globe, including the USA, Europe, Japan, China, Australia and the Middle East. Learn more at http://www.tigoenergy.com
Prior to joining Tigo, Mr. Kilkelly served as VP of Sales and Marketing at UNIRAC, Inc. in Albuquerque, NM. Earlier in his career, he held several leadership roles in the energy industry. Mr. Kilkelly earned his B.S. in Environmental Science from West Point, and his MBA from Duke University.
Danny Cahill, President and Managing Partner of Hobson Associates said, “We partnered with Tigo to identify and deliver a talent who has a proven track record of leading sales teams in the energy space, and Kevin exemplifies that role. Tigo’s technology has a promising future, and we are honored to support their leadership team as the company grows…When we can match our candidate’s passion with a client’s purpose, we’ve done our job! ”
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