Broadwind Energy Inc. says that Peter C. Duprey has been named the company's president and CEO, effective Dec. 1. Duprey will also serve on Broadwind's board of directors.
Duprey is a veteran of the renewable energy industry and most recently served as CEO of Acciona Energy North America. Prior to joining Acciona, Duprey was general manager of marketing for GE Energy's wind business, where he led the company's business development efforts in renewable energy.
J. Cameron Drecoll, who has served as Broadwind's CEO since October 2007, is retiring, but he will provide technical advice and transition support under a consulting agreement.
SOURCE: Broadwind Energy