Envision Energy, the world’s leading smart energy solution provider, today announced the appointment of John Childs as Head of Turbine Business Development in Europe Middle East & Africa. Mr. Childs will be based in its Global Innovation Center in Denmark to lead the company’s turbine business in the EMEA markets.
“We had significant achievement in the past years, in 2014, Envision ranked No. 3 in the Chinese wind turbine market and No. 9 globally. To continue expand to international markets is key to our growth, and Europe is definitely a focus,” says Felix Zhang, Executive Director of Envision Energy, “John’s extensive knowledge and experience in the wind industry will be a tremendous help for our global business expansion.”
Mr. Childs has more than 25 years of senior leadership experience and over 8 years in the wind energy sector. Prior to joining Envision, Mr. Childs served as Head of Construction at EMEA & APAC Siemens Wind Power as well as SVP Sales and Marketing at Vestas Northern Europe.
“I am very excited to help transform Envision’s EMEA organization and accelerate the growth of our customer network,” said John Childs, “Europe, Middle East and Africa markets are massive opportunities for Envision Energy, with a perfect match to our fully certified international turbine range. Our smart wind technology along with the rapidly expanding competent teams are continually searching to leverage or expertise and create the required optimized offerings our customers deserve.“
Envision Energy (www.envisioncn.com) is the world’s leading smart energy solution provider whose offerings include smart wind turbines, smart energy management software and smart energy technology services. Over 3GW of Envision Smart wind turbines are in operation, while Envision Wind OS and Apollo Solar OS help manage more than 20 GW of renewable energy assets worldwide.
Envision is the 3rd largest turbine company and the largest offshore turbine supplier in China, it is also the largest renewable asset management service company in the world. Envision has regional offices across Asia, Europe, North and South America, and has established Global innovation Center in Denmark and the US.
Envision Energy’s vision is to enable solar and wind to become the primary energy sources by 2025, by using the latest IT and communication technologies including cloud computing, advanced sensor and big data analytics to transform the conventional energy world.