Vancouver, Canada and San Diego, California March 14, 2016 â€“ Solar Alliance Energy, Inc. (â€˜Solar Allianceâ€™) or (the â€˜Companyâ€™) (TSX-V: SAN, OTCQB: SAENF) is pleased to announce the Company has appointed Randy Strandt as Chief Financial Officer (â€œCFOâ€).
Prior to joining Solar Alliance, Mr. Strandt spent the past 7 years with Beedie Development Group, most recently as Director of Finance of the construction and development company. In this position, he designed, developed and implemented various company-wide initiatives that helped maintain sound financial performance while the company was expanding into new business lines and geographic territory. Mr. Strandt oversaw the development of strong performance reporting, processes, and analysis to identify risks and key performance indicators. Earlier in his career, he worked at KPMG as a Senior Manager, Assurance, serving major clients in retail, distribution, construction and the public sector from 1998 to 2008.
Mr. Strandt is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA). He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University.
Mr. Strandt is replacing Jon Lever, who resigned as CFO in order to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Lever joined the Company as CFO in 2006 and played a significant role in the Companyâ€™s development of wind energy projects and transition to residential solar.
â€œI would like to thank Jon Lever for his contributions to Solar Alliance and I wish him the best in his future endeavours,â€ said Chairman and CEO Jason Bak. â€œHe has been a valued member of our senior management team for a decade and his contributions will be missed. As we say goodbye to Mr. Lever, we welcome Randy Strandt as the new CFO of Solar Alliance. In his prior roles, Mr. Strandt has proven himself a key member of leadership teams â€“ driving finance, reporting, and staff development. His proven ability to incorporate performance reporting, processes, and analysis will improve Solar Allianceâ€™s revenue generation and profit margins.â€
Jason Bak Chairman & CEO
About Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (www.solaralliance.com) Solar Alliance is a solar sales and marketing firm focused on residential solar installations. Our mission is to encourage the transition to an independent, distributed solar market through a strong management team that combines technical, sales, marketing and financial expertise. Solar Alliance
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