SunEdison, a provider of solar energy services, has appointed Ron Mantay as country manager of SunEdison Canada.

Mr Mantay will lead a cross-functional team to develop utility-scale and rooftop solar power projects and regional operations. As country manager, he is responsible for SunEdison Canada’s business operations which include project identification, due diligence and delivery of projects in Canada. Mr Mantay reports to Len Jornlin, vice president of international at SunEdison.

Mr Mantay has over 18 years of international sales leadership, program management and engineering experience in electronics manufacturing and in semiconductor manufacturing. Before joining SunEdison, Mr Mantay served as regional sales director at Carmanah Technologies.

Thomas Rainwater, CEO of SunEdison, said: Ron Mantay has the experience, background and expertise to assure that SunEdison delivers reliable service to our customers throughout Canada at competitive prices. His insights from a Canadian perspective strengthen the SunEdison team.