Dru is responsible for defining and executing the strategic proliferation of Solaria′s residential and commercial rooftop solutions. He is committed to raising the global awareness of the value of high performance, high density solar panels that produce more power than conventional models. Dru started his career in the semiconductor industry before joining the solar revolution in 2005. He has vast experience in many facets of the solar industry including power electronics, battery storage, solar modules, and EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction).
Prior to Solaria, Dru held management positions in engineering, applications, marketing and sales at several international companies involved with Solar Installation, Module Manufacturing, Distributed Module Electronics and Inverter Products including REC Solar, Q-Cells and Delta Products.
Most recently, Dru was the North American technical marketing manager with SolarEdge, managing products, applications, customer training, and code compliance. Dru installed a grid-tied solar electric system on his California home in 1998 and holds a B.S degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Davis.
May 30, 2017
The Shifting and Changing Dynamics of Residential Solar: Leasing to Owning; Commodity to High Efficiency; Market Share from Large Installers to Regional Installers