John F. DeBoever

John F. DeBoever is global technical director for Trojan Battery’s renewable energy group. Leveraging over 20 years of experience in the PV industry with extensive background in domestic and international PV system sales and project management, John joined Trojan Battery from SunWize Technologies Inc., a leading global provider of solar power solutions, where he served as director of industrial power systems. In this position, he oversaw the marketing efforts for various industrial market segments, managed a team of sales engineers and marketing personnel and was responsible for market segmentation, value propositions program development, sales, tactical alliances and strategic planning.

Prior to SunWize Technologies, John served as product manager for rural electrification PV controllers and director of sales at Morningstar Corp. He gained in-depth PV industry experience in his role as director of sales and business development at Integrated Power Corp., a subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Co. with offices in Brussels, Belgium, and Paris. John was responsible for managing the company’s EMEA telecom, oil and gas as well as OEM industrial PV systems business. Prior to joining the PV industry, John was chief engineering director at ACEC, an industrial electrical motors repair factory and Westinghouse Electric subsidiary located in the Democratic Republic of Congo. John managed the company’s installation projects division serving the utility, railroad, mining, pulp and paper, and cement industries.

John holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering and power electronics engineering from the University of Louvain in Belgium.

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