CAMPBELL, California – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Tigo Energy, Inc., the global leader in Flex Module Level Power Electronics (MLPE), announced today that James (JD) Dillon has joined as the new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Mr. Dillon brings more than 25 years of marketing leadership in a variety of technical industries to the Tigo Executive Team.
Mr. Dillon’s experience spans the U.S. Forces, Semiconductors, Solid State Drives, Solar Inverters, and Batteries. His functional leadership has influenced pricing, new product launches, customer experience and communication at all levels. Most recently, JD was Vice President of Marketing and Pricing at Enphase Energy Inc., the world’s leading provider of solar microinverters for the PV industry, for over 3 years.
“JD brings a wealth of knowledge related to growing an international solar business to the Tigo team,” said Zvi Alon, Tigo chairman and CEO. “With his understanding of the MLPE market and his experience of scaling companies across a variety of industries, he is joining Tigo at the right time to scale the company in 2021 and beyond.”
Tigo continues to invest in key personnel to keep pace with the company’s demand for its TS4 Flex MLPE platform as the solar industry continues to experience solid growth worldwide. JD is responsible for all aspects of the Tigo brand, including communication, customer approach in digital, virtual and personal channels and for the profitable growth of the company worldwide.
“Tigo already has an impressive presence in dozens of countries,” said Dillon. “I look forward to building on this solid foundation and building structure into every aspect of marketing to increase awareness and adoption of our technology around the world.”
Mr. Dillon graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a BS in Electrical Engineering and Santa Clara University with a Masters of Business Administration.
Tigo is the world’s leading supplier of Flex-MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics) with innovative solutions that significantly improve safety, increase energy generation and reduce the operating costs of photovoltaic systems (PV). Tigo’s TS4 platform maximizes the benefits of PV systems and offers customers the most scalable, versatile, and reliable MLPE solution available. Tigo was founded in 2007 in Silicon Valley to accelerate the global adoption of solar energy. Tigo systems work on 7 continents and produce gigawatt hours of reliable, clean, affordable and safe solar energy every day. Tigo’s global team is committed to making the best MLPE in the world so more people can take advantage of solar. Visit us at www.tigoenergy.com.