Daqo New Energy appoints new leadership team
The company appointed Tracy Tianqun Zhou as the Chief Marketing Officer, Qiangmin Zhou as the Chief Operation Officer, Guoping Zhu as the Chief Technology Officer and Shihua Su as General Manager of Xinjiang Daqo New Energy.
Ms. Zhou served as Technology Officer since she joined the Company in January 2009.
Prior to joining Daqo New Energy in January 2009, she served as a product manager at Silicon Quest International in Santa Clara, California from January 2008.
From 2004 to 2008, she was the senior field applications engineer at MEMC Electronics Materials in San Jose, California.
Before that, Ms. Zhou was the silicon business unit manager at West Coast Quart from 2001 to 2004, operations director at Unisil Corp from 1998 to 2001 and senior process engineer at Mitsubishi Silicon America (now Sumco) from 1994 to 1998.
Ms. Zhou received her Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from North Carolina State University in 1993 and a master’s degree from the Shanghai Institute of Ceramics in 1986. Ms. Zhou received her bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Science and Technology of China in 1982.
Mr. Zhou joined the Company in May 2007 and has served as General Manager of the polysilicon business group of Daqo New Energy.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Zhou was the deputy GM and chief engineer at Chongqing Yihua Chemicals.
He has more than 22 years of experience in the chemical and power industries.
Mr. Zhou holds bachelor’s degree from Tianjin University of science and Technology and MBA degree from Chongqing University.
Mr. Zhu joined the Company in August 2006 and was Deputy General Manager of Xinjiang Daqo New Energy.
Prior to his tenure in Xinjiang, Mr. Zhu served as a technologist and deputy manager at Daqo Group.
Mr. Zhu has more than 18 years of experience in chemical, materials, and electric industries.
Mr. Zhu holds bachelor’s degree from Tianjin University of science and Technology. ■