Management Team

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Jifan Gao

Chairman, General Manager

Mr. Jifan Gao, Chairman and General Manager of Trina Solar, founded the company in 1997. He now serves as a member of the standing committee of China National Democratic Construction Association, a member of the Standing Committee of Jiangsu Provincial Political Consultative Conference, Chairman of China Photovoltaic Industry Association, Vice Chairman of China Energy Internet Alliance, and co-Chairman of Global Solar Council. He is also a founding member of the Private Sector Advisory Board for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Gao received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Nanjing University and his master’s degree in physical chemistry from Jilin University.

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Bo Cao

Deputy General Manager

Mr. Bo Cao joined Trina Solar in June 2020. He is a veteran of the PV industry with extensive and fruitful experience in manufacturing, products, supply chain, sales, and operations management. Before joining Trina Solar, he served as Vice President of JA Solar, President of Jinzhai Geri New Energy Technology, and Vice President of Beijing Enterprises Clean Energy Group.


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Jiqing Gao

Deputy General Manager

Mr. Jiqing Gao joined Trina Solar in 1997 as one of its co-founders. He served as Production Manager, Technical Quality Manager, Head of R&D department, Technical Director, Vice President of project (capacity) expansion, Vice President of system division, and Head of system division in China.


President of International System Business Unit 

Mr. You Hongming joined Trina Solar as President of the International System Business Unit in January 2016. Prior to this, he served several well-known multinational companies and China state-owned enterprises, such as Shanghai Aerospace Automobile Electromechanical Co. Ltd., SAES Group of America and MW Zander of Germany.


Director General,  Latinoamérica y El Caribe

Álvaro García-Maltras tiene más de 15 años de experiencia en el mercado de energías renovables, liderando la dirección comercial para varias corporaciones transnacionales con presencia en América, Europa, África y Asia.

Su trayectoria en el campo de las energías renovables comenzó en 2004. Inicio carrera en el mundo de la fotovoltaica con Trina Solar desde 2007 liderando las estrategias comerciales del sur de Europa y África. Actualmente es responsable del mercado de Latinoamérica y el Caribe, sumando con su esfuerzo a los más de 40GW distribuidos a lo largo de 103 países.