The GSC has begun the seek for a brand new CEO because it prepares its advocacy and membership progress efforts main as much as COP 28 later this 12 months. The brand new chief will substitute Gianni Chianetta, whose three-year time period is about to finish.

Chianetta will take part within the recruitment course of and can proceed to function CEO till new management is in place. He’ll then maintain the function of a senior adviser till the top of 2023, guaranteeing a clean transition.

“It has been an honor to function CEO of the GSC for the previous three years and assist drive the spectacular progress of the affiliation and the photo voltaic PV business. It was a rewarding expertise, and I’m happy with what we’ve accomplished at such a essential time, because the world urgently will increase solar energy to keep away from the worst results of local weather change and obtain ot power safety,” stated Chianetta. “I stay up for persevering with the robust collaboration with GSC chair Maté Heisz and supporting the brand new CEO as they take GSC’s influence to the subsequent degree.”

Launched in Paris throughout COP 21 in 2015 as the primary devoted and unified physique for the photo voltaic business, the GSC has established itself as a serious worldwide physique bringing collectively nationwide and regional photo voltaic associations and main international company underneath one roof. Throughout Chianetta’s time period, the Washington-based nonprofit skilled important progress via cooperation with key local weather and renewable power organizations, opening new alternatives for the photo voltaic business worldwide and strengthening on the voice of business in key worldwide local weather boards.

“On behalf of the GSC board, I wish to categorical my deep gratitude to Gianni for his dedication and imaginative and prescient all through his tenure as CEO,” stated Máté Heisz, GSC chair. “Because the world prepares for COP28 and strives to realize internet zero emissions, GSC’s function in advocating for solar energy as a key local weather answer has by no means been extra vital. Working with Gianni as senior adviser and the brand new CEO, we wish to make the affiliation and international photo voltaic business stronger than ever to make sure the world meets its local weather targets.

The seek for a full-time CEO to steer the affiliation is underway, and extra data will be discovered right here:

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