Svante Kumlin welcomes new Chief Operating Officer to EEW

Eco Energy World, a leading developer of utility-scale solar energy projects, announces the appointment of Panagiotis (“Panos”) Sarris as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect.

Svante Kumlin, Chief Executive of EEW, said:

"I am delighted that someone with Panos’s extensive track record in solar project development is joining EEW. We have a lean, entrepreneurial team with a blend of skill, knowledge and experience that enables us to generate solar developments competitively. Panos is a perfect fit with EEW given his strong track record of project development and established relationships within the solar PV market. This appointment enhances our positioning for rapid growth in one of the most attractive and fastest-growing renewable energy segments."

Panos, an electrical engineer, is a seasoned professional with 17 years of successful track record in the PV solar sector and 28 years of global experience in general, project and people management.

For the past four years, Panos served as General Manager – Solar for ABO Wind AG (“ABO”) where he led the newly established solar division, developing and overseeing organisational functions and strategic partnerships with key suppliers and subcontractors. During this period, he delivered ABO’s first solar projects across four countries (Germany, Hungary, Greece, Tunisia) and contributed to the fast development of its multi-GW global solar pipeline.

Prior to joining ABO has worked in various renewable energy project development roles including in Greece, Turkey and the UK.