Global Solar Council names new CEO

13. June 2017

The Global Solar Council (GSC) has named Jodie Roussell its new Cheif Executive Officer, effective 01 August 2017.

Prior to her current role as Head of Public Affairs for Trina Solar in Europe, Africa & Latin America, Roussell was co-founder of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) and the European campaign the Alliance for Affordable Solar Energy (AFASE). She also served as Head of Energy Utilities & Technology at the World Economic Forum, and led Strategy & Corporate Development at JA Solar.

ISES is a founding member of the GSC, a non-profit founded in 2015 to coordinate the international advocacy efforts of the world's solar energy associations.

Dr. David Renné, ISES President says: “ISES is very excited to have Jodie come on board as the CEO of the Global Solar Council.  She brings with her a background of strong leadership and experience that will ensure the success of the mission of the GSC and help advance global solar markets and solar energy deployments.  ISES is proud to be serving on the Board of GSC and we look forward to working with Jodie.”

The full press release can be found here.