With over 200 MWp in solar asset construction and operation experience, Pili to head key European region for global solar operations and maintenance firm, Alectris
MILAN, Italy – 1 November 2017: Alectris, a leading global solar asset care innovation firm, today announced the appointment of Massimiliano Pili as Country Manager Italy, a strong solar market and key region for the company.
Pili brings over 17 years of experience in the energy sector including 10 years in renewable energy and the oversight of over 200 MWp in solar assets to his role at Alectris. His experience is rooted in Italy, with an in-depth knowledge of European, Latin American and Asian solar PV markets. His perspective is holistic, having participated in all phases of a solar plant lifecycle development, construction and asset operation.
Prior to joining Alectris, Pili was the operations director for Etrion Corporation, a global independent power producer (IPP) of utility-scale solar power plants. There he managed a geographically dispersed solar portfolio of 164 MWp in Italy, Japan and Chile. His solar industry track record also includes work with Greentech Energy Systems, a Danish IPP with solar and wind assets, where he managed construction and operation of assets in Italy and Spain totally 44 MWp and as the Asset Manager for a division of SunPower Corporation, a leading U.S. solar energy company. Out of its Italy division, he was responsible for the operations of solar plants throughout southern Europe.
“Massimiliano’s experience with globally diverse solar portfolios operated within large multinational companies is a strong match for the increasingly complex solar market,” said Vassilis Papaeconomou, Managing Director of Alectris. “Continuous quality improvement is a hallmark of our approach to the market which also includes the addition of highly qualified team members. We look forward to the positive impact Massimiliano will have for clients based in Italy and Europe in general.”
“Solar operations and management solutions at Alectris are based in a history of solar park construction,” explained Mr. Pili. “This perspective mirrors my own. I’m excited to be based back in my home country and work with the innovative team at Alectris to help clients realize higher performing solar facilities at lower operating costs.”
Alectris delivers asset care innovation for the global solar industry. With our integrated suite of operations, maintenance and asset management services, award-winning software and retrofit technologies, we empower owners with full control of their portfolios to realize worry-free, high performing solar assets. Connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter or visit us at www.alectris.com.