TPI Composites Inc., an independent manufacturer of composite wind blades, has hired James Hilderhoff as its CCO.
In this position, Hilderhoff will oversee all sales, service, business development and account management activities for the company’s wind and strategic markets.
Hilderhoff brings over 35 years of experience to TPI, including leadership positions in the transportation and power industries. Most recently, Jim served as CCO of North America for Wabtec Corp. Prior to Wabtec’s merger with GE’s transportation business in February 2019, Hilderhoff served in sales, service, operations and marketing roles in various businesses of GE for over 30 years.
“We are thrilled to have Hilderhoff join our executive team,” says Bill Siwek, president and CEO of TPI Composites. “His international business development and executive experience in the transportation and power markets provides great tools to help us continue to grow and diversify our wind, strategic markets and service businesses,” he adds.
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