Mr. Northland has extensive experience leading growth companies. Prior to co-founding Etrion in 2008, he was responsible for establishing and overseeing European operations for SunPower Corporation, a leading U.S. solar energy company, where he secured commitments for several large-scale solar power plants in Spain, Italy, Germany and Portugal. Prior to SunPower, Mr. Northland held executive positions in various technology companies, including AT&T Latin America, FirstCom and Panamsat. Mr. Northland graduated from the George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s in computer science. He also received an MBA from the University of Chicago. Mr. Northland is originally from Chile and is fluent in English and Spanish.