Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Gao established Trina Solar in 1997 and under his leadership, Trina Solar has developed to become the largest Photovoltaic module supplier and a leading system integrator. When Trina was ranked among the Top 3 module manufacturers back in 2010, Mr. Gao initiated the next development stage to be a World Class Energy Solution Provider. A task team was established then and Energy Storage Solutions was formalized in 2013 to embark on the next driving force of Trina and continuation in providing technologies that will impact generations to come!
Mr Qi's career background is distinctive to Plant / Company’s Operation and Sales & Marketing. He is proficient in German communication skills and professional knowledge. He progressed into Sales & Marketing starting with a Belgium company and generating over $48 million in sales in the 2nd year. From there, Mr Qi had moved to be in Director (Trina) and VP (with another Solar company) role before returning to Trina as GM of Trina Energy Storage.