Dr. In Jae Chung, Chief Know-how Officer, SolarWindow Applied sciences, Inc.
Dr. In Jae Chung, Chief Know-how Officer, SolarWindow Applied sciences, Inc.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. and SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SolarWindow Applied sciences, Inc. (Image: WNDW), at the moment introduced that Mr. John Rhee has been elected to function its Chairman of the Board of Administrators and Chief Government Officer, along with his present position as President of SolarWindow. Mr. Rhee additionally serves as Managing Director of Gentle Quantum Vitality Holdings, an organization owned by Mr. Rhee and his speedy household, which final month acquired practically 72% of SolarWindow shares on a completely diluted foundation. Mr. Rhee’s first motion as SolarWindow CEO is the appointment of former senior executives at LG Gasoline Cells, LG Show, and LG Electronics, to guide SolarWindow into manufacturing.
“Immediately, SolarWindow strengthens our place with the management of Dr. Chung and Mr. Kim, who at LG pioneered manufacturing strategies, engineered state-of-the-art manufacturing strains, and collectively oversaw 50,000 staff to provide over $30 billion in expertise merchandise,” defined Mr. John Rhee, SolarWindow Chairman & CEO.
Manufacturing Electrical energy-Producing Plastics & Glass by SolarWindow
Promoted to SolarWindow Chief Know-how Officer, Dr. In Jae Chung is a C-level govt with 30 years of multinational expertise in mental property, new product growth and manufacturing, gross sales and advertising and marketing, and business partnerships.
Previous to SolarWindow, Dr. Chung was Chief Government Officer at LG Gasoline Cell Programs, and Chief Know-how Officer at LG Show, a enterprise unit reporting over $20 billion in annual gross sales and supported by greater than 15,000 patents.
Dr. Chung holds greater than 160 patents with practically 300 functions in-process. He has authored over 130 scientific journal articles and e book chapters, and is recipient of quite a few awards for excellent technical accomplishments from the Society for Data Show, and South Korea’s Nationwide Academy of Engineering and its Protection Trade Affiliation.
Dr. Chung is an completed engineer with deep technical know-how of renewable vitality merchandise and the formulation and commercial-scale software of complicated chemistries on to glass and plastics. All through his profession, he has been extensively revered as an award-winning innovator.
Mr. Chulwoo Kim has been appointed to International Director, Know-how and Product Innovation; a place beforehand held by Dr. Chung. Mr. Kim previously served as Vice President at LG Electronics and Vice President LG Show, the place throughout his tenure he oversaw over 20,000 staff and $10 billion in manufacturing quantity for complicated manufacturing of choose shopper expertise merchandise.
Mr. Kim is an skilled, hands-on operations chief who he constantly exceeded manufacturing targets and outperformed price range objectives at LG Electronics and LG Show by engineering and implementing manufacturing efficiencies, together with Excessive Stage Meeting Manufacturing Options.
All through his profession, Mr. Kim has repeatedly leveraged his distinctive and multi-faceted background in R&D, pilot-line engineering, manufacturing line administration, new enterprise growth, lead course of innovation, provide chain administration, and knowledge programs, to assist multi-billion-dollar enterprises scale and develop rapidly.
SolarWindow Majority Shareholder Appointed as Chairman & CEO
Mr. John Rhee beforehand served because the Firm’s President and Director and now moreover assumes roles of Chairman of the Board of Administrators and Chief Government Officer. Final month, by way of Gentle Quantum Vitality Holdings, Mr. Rhee and his speedy household acquired practically 72% of shares of SolarWindow (on a completely diluted foundation) to turn into the bulk homeowners of the Firm.
Mr. Rhee serves on the Funding Committee of the Barbara Bush Basis, and previously served as Chief Monetary Officer of the Nobel Sustainability Belief. Beforehand, Mr. Rhee was Government Director at SoftBank, served as a senior advisor to the Authorities of South Korea, and at the moment is a worldwide sustainability investor-advocate with a historical past of philanthropy.
Mr. Rhee was lawyer with Davis Polk and Wardwell in New York, a number one company legislation agency specializing in capital markets, and earlier, clerked for the White Home Authorized Counsel’s Workplace. Mr. Rhee has a J.D. from Yale Legislation College the place he was distinguished as a John M. Olin Legislation and Economics Scholar, and holds a bachelor’s diploma from Cornell College.
Throughout his earlier tenure as President of SolarWindow, Mr. Rhee constructed SolarWindow operations in South Korea, strengthened and expanded the administration staff, launched LiquidElectricity™ to strategic multinational companies, and enabled necessary expertise developments.
Making approach for Mr. Rhee, the Firm’s former Chairman and Chief Government Officer, Mr. Jatinder S. Bhogal exits SolarWindow to proceed his work in disruptive applied sciences and new enterprise growth. Mr. Bhogal continues to help SolarWindow as an advisor.
“Mr. Bhogal has performed an necessary position at SolarWindow for greater than a decade, figuring out, creating, and securing expertise, elevating capital, and attracting top-tier expertise. We’re grateful for his many contributions and want Mr. Bhogal a lot continued success as SolarWindow embarks upon our subsequent phases of progress and enlargement,” acknowledged Mr. Rhee, SolarWindow President, CEO, and Chairman.
Cautionary Assertion: Buyers are cautioned that the transaction referenced on this announcement contains, amongst different phrases and situations: (a) Deferred cost obligations of Gentle Quantum Vitality Holdings (the “Purchaser”) to Kalen Capital Company and its related subsidiaries (the “Vendor”); (b) Monetary penalties payable by the Purchaser to the Vendor below sure situations; (c) Working covenants imposed on the Purchaser by the Vendor till such time that every one cost obligations of the Purchaser are glad; (d) Obligations of the Purchaser to return all securities to the Vendor within the occasion that the Purchaser is unable to fulfill cost obligations to the Vendor; and (e) Others. There is no such thing as a assurance that the Purchaser will fulfill deferred cost obligations to the Vendor. Mr. John Rhee serves as Managing Director of Gentle Quantum Vitality Holdings, an organization owned by Mr. Rhee and his speedy household. Particulars of the transaction, together with deferred cost provisions, working covenants, and default treatments are offered within the Firm’s 8-Okay filed on December 14, 2021, obtainable at SEC.gov and at www.SolarWindow.com.
About SolarWindow Applied sciences, Inc.
SolarWindow Applied sciences, Inc. (Image: WNDW; www.solarwindow.com) is a developer of clear LiquidElectricity™ coatings and processes which generate electrical energy on glass and plastics. When utilized to in any other case extraordinary glass, for instance, these coatings generate electrical energy, producing energy below pure, synthetic, low, shaded, and mirrored gentle situations.
The topic of over 116 granted and in-process trademark and patent filings, SolarWindow targets functions past standard photo voltaic panels. The Firm’s LiquidElectricity™ can generate electrical energy for architectural functions together with constructing home windows, facades, and rooftops. LiquidElectricity™ has wide-ranging utility, together with automotive, business greenhouse, marine, and aerospace functions, and presents superior aesthetics for producing vitality to allow quicker monetary breakeven.
The SolarWindow Promise: Engineer, design, and in the end manufacture and ship LiquidElectricity™ merchandise which reward clients with inexpensive clear vitality for a more healthy, safer, and extra sustainable planet. SolarWindow is ClearlyElectric®.
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