Executive Vice President, Manager Commercial Americas
Nam Nguyen is executive vice president at SunPower responsible for sales, development, marketing, and execution of SunPower’s commercial business through both direct and indirect channels. Most recently, Nguyen oversaw SunPower’s power plant business in Latin America, driving approximately one gigawatt of contracted pipeline and $1.5 billion in revenues. She joined SunPower in August 2013 as vice president of strategy and new market development. Previously, Nguyen was vice president of global business development at First Solar where she developed and financed approximately four GW of project assets, including raising $8 billion of financing. Prior to First Solar, Nguyen was responsible for corporate development at OptiSolar, where she raised $300 million in venture funding and eventually led the sale of OptiSolar to First Solar. Nguyen spent five years in investment banking focused on corporate finance and M&A. Nguyen has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Columbia University, a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University, and was a Fulbright Scholar.
Tuesday, September 24
1:00 PM – 2:20 PM