As part of its expansion into the Americas, Goldwind USA Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd., recently added several professionals to its staff. The additions include wind industry veterans David Halligan and Sean Maguire as chief financial officer and director of business development, respectively.
In his new role, Halligan will be responsible for the financial management and control of Goldwind's efforts and expansion in the Americas. Prior to joining Goldwind USA, he was director and controller of First Wind.
As director of business development, Maguire will be responsible for business development and investment opportunity activities in the Americas. Prior to joining Goldwind, he served as business development manager to Dublin-based Mainstream Renewable Power and helped expand its presence in the North American market.
Goldwind also recently completed a $26 million deal with Ohio-based bearings manufacturer Timken Co. to provide roller bearings and support, and announced an agreement with South Dakota-based RENEW to provide maintenance services.
SOURCE: Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd.