Emerson Announces Asia Solar Business Director Appointment

Emerson has announced the appointment of George Ow as Business Director for its solar inverter business in the Asia Pacific region effective July 23rd, 2012. This is a new position created due to Emerson’s rapidly increasing solar sales in Asia. Ow will be based in Singapore.

Ow has over 20 years of business experience in the power management and telecommunications industries in Asia. He began his career as an electronics engineer, before moving into sales and marketing.

John Murphy, VP for Renewable Energy at Emerson’s inverters business, says “George brings a great deal of relevant skill and experience to Emerson’s solar business. George’s remit is to rapidly increase our market share and I am confident that he will achieve this.”

Ow’s CV includes a Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunications from Singapore Polytechnic, as well as a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s in Finance from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

“I am very excited about the enormous potential for growth in Emerson’s solar business. Asia's solar landscape is changing and I am confident that we will continue to see strong expanding solar deployment in the coming years,” said Ow.