Trina Solar Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

       Trina Solar Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

PR Newswire

CHANGZHOU, China, Dec. 11, 2013

CHANGZHOU, China, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:
TSL) ("Trina Solar" or "the Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic
modules, solutions and services, announced today the Company has accepted
Terry Wang's resignation as Chief Financial Officer effective January 10, 2014
to pursue other interests. Teresa Tan will be appointed as Chief Financial
Officer of the Company immediately upon Mr. Wang's departure.

Ms. Tan has over two decades of international experience in accounting,
finance, and management leadership roles. Most recently, Ms. Tan worked for
Parker Hannifin Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of motion and
control technologies/systems listed on the New York Stock Exchange. She headed
the financial service team for the Asia Pacific region and also served briefly
as the Financial Controller for China since she joined Parker Hannifin in
2005. From 1996 to 2005, Ms. Tan was the Corporate Vice President of Tax for
Aleris International Inc., a leading U.S. manufacturer of aluminum products,
where she was responsible for the company's global tax planning and
compliance. From 1991 to 1996, Ms. Tan was a Manager at the U.S. offices of
Ernest & Young, where she provided consulting advices on tax and business
planning matters to public and privately held companies across a broad range
of industries.

Ms. Tan is a CPA, with a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering
Management from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China, a Master's degree in
Accountancy and a Master's degree in Economics from Virginia Polytechnic
Institute and State University in Virginia, United States.

Jifan Gao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Trina Solar, said, "We
greatly appreciate the contributions Terry made during his tenure at Trina
Solar. Terry has been an important member of our management team and has
played a key role in ensuring Trina's steadfast growth by building a strong
finance management foundation and establishing key financial capabilities for
the Company. We respect his decision and wish him the very best with his
future endeavors."

"We are pleased to welcome Teresa to our management team as the new Chief
Financial Officer. Teresa brings with her strong financial background,
extensive experience in public company financial management, as well as
outstanding professional credentials. Her depth of financial, accounting and
managerial experience will be invaluable to our Company. We are confident that
Teresa will continue to strengthen our communications with the market and
better understand the requirements of investors," said Mr. Gao.

About Trina Solar Limited

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) is a global leader in photovoltaic modules,
solutions and services. Founded in 1997 as a PV system integrator, Trina Solar
today drives smart energy together with installers, distributors, utilities
and developers worldwide. The company's industry-shaping position is based on
innovation excellence, superior product quality, vertically integrated
capabilities and environmental stewardship. For more information, please visit
www.trinasolar.com.

For further information, please contact:

Trina Solar Limited                      Brunswick Group 
Yvonne Young, Head of Investor Relations Ilse Schache
Phone: + (86) 519-8517-6878 (Changzhou)  Phone: + (86) 10-6566-2256
Email: ir@trinasolar.com                 Email: trina@brunswickgroup.com

SOURCE Trina Solar Limited

Website: http://www.trinasolar.com
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.