Richard Hashim is Appointed Vice President and General Manager of EnerPlex Division at Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc.
March 10, 2014
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the Company's EnerPlex' series of consumer products, announced that Richard Hashim has been appointed Vice President & General Manager of the EnerPlex consumer electronics division.
brings a wealth of international C-level experience in the technology and consumer electronics sectors.
has a proven track record of 17 years with Corsair Components, Inc.
was one of their pioneering employees, growing and managing a team which built a successful profitable international company and an industry-leading global brand from start-up stage.
He has held various executive roles in leadership, general management, sales and marketing, internationally, in Asia and Europe.
is perfectly suited to helm the continued rapid expansion of our EnerPlex
depth of experience in both international and domestic sales, as well as his
complex understanding of the marketing and product development cycles of consumer-oriented businesses are invaluable assets as we continue to grow the EnerPlex
said, "The EnerPlex
brand represents an extremely exciting opportunity.
I am excited by both the revolutionary technology behind the brand, and also the extremely talented team which I will have the privilege to lead; I look forward to bringing EnerPlex
- 'The Ultimate Portable Power Solution' to consumers around the globe.'
Prior to Corsair, Hashim worked with Shell Petroleum in Malaysia, managing their national branding and advertising campaigns.
He holds a Bachelor's degree in International Business from Tufts University and a MBA with a Marketing concentration from Boston University.