The pv magazine editors

Jonathan Gifford

Jonathan Gifford

Editor in Chief
gifford( at )pv-magazine.com

Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 037

While overseeing pv magazine's monthly magazine and website, Jonathan is also responsible for the equipment supply, thin film and Australasian coverage. With a background in broadcast journalism for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Deutsche Welle and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Jonathan has been reporting on environmental and technology issues since 2005. He has been with pv magazine since 2011.

Ian Clover

Ian Clover

Editor
clover( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 038

Ian joined the pv magazine team in 2013 and specializes in power electronics (inverters) and battery storage. Ian also reports on the U.K. solar market, having worked as a print and web journalist in Britain for various multimedia companies, covering topics ranging from renewable energy and sustainability to real estate, sport and film.

Becky Beetz

Becky Beetz

Online editor
beetz( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 030

Currently on maternity leave, Becky has managed the online presence of pv magazine since its inception in 2010. In addition to writing and editing articles on the international PV industry for the daily news section, she oversees the feature pages and backend content. Before relocating to Berlin, Becky worked as a B2B journalist and editor for Special Publications in Scotland.

Christian Roselund

Christian Roselund

Americas editor
christian.roselund( at )pv-magazine.com

Christian joined pv magazine in 2014. A journalist, he's covered solar policy, markets and technology for the last four years for the English and German websites of Solar Server. Additionally, he has written about renewable energy for CleanTechnica, German Energy Transition and Truthout, the Guardian (UK) and IEEE Spectrum.

Becky Beetz

Sam Pothecary

Online editor
sam.pothecary@pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 030

Sam joined pv magazine in 2016, primarily to manage the magazine's online presence. As well as writing and editing articles for the daily news section, he reports on the global solar industry and climate policies for the magazine. Prior to pv magazine, Sam worked as a journalist for various publications in Argentina, reporting chiefly on politics and social issues.

Becky Beetz

Adilya Zaripova

Eastern Europe and Central Asia Correspondent
adilya.zaripova@pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 031

Russian-born Adilya joined pv magazine in 2016. Before moving to Germany, she worked as a special correspondent for the daily Rossiyskaya Gazeta in Moscow. She was also freelancing for various publications in Russia and Europe, including German broadcaster Deutsche Welle.

Ilias Tsagas

Ilias Tsagas

Public policy correspondent
tsagas( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +44 (0) 786 469 1664

Greek-born Ilias has written for pv magazine since 2012, reporting on renewable energy news, electricity market developments and energy policy. His geographic area of expertise includes Europe and the MENA region. Based in London, Ilias is also working on a PhD at the University of Greenwich (Business School), looking at the UK's Electricity Market Reform.

Edgar Meza

Edgar Meza

Correspondent
meza( at )pv-magazine.com

Edgar, a U.S. native, has been a correspondent for pv magazine since 2013. He contributes to online news. He also writes for such publications as Variety, Markets Germany and SNL Financial.

Vincent Shaw

Vincent Shaw

China correspondent
vincent.shaw( at )pv-magazine.com
+86 156 0186 0073

Vincent delivers content to pv magazine on the Chinese solar PV industry. Having joined the team in 2015, he combines a journalistic background with experience in management and business analysis.

Anna Favero

Anna Favero

Correspondent
favero@pv-magazine.com

Anna Favero is currently an MPP candidate at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin. Currently on professional leave for a year, she's now working as a freelance journalist in the field of renewable energy, covering public policy for pv magazine. With a background in Literature and Journalism studies, Anna has previously interned in the Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit (JEU) at the United Nations in Geneva. Her interests are mostly focused on a journalistic and information devolution approach in the field of Climate Change and ocean conservation.

Charles Thurston

Charles Thurston

Americas correspondent
thurston@pv-magazine.com
Tel. +1 707 799 9766

Charles specializes in renewable energy, from finance to technological processes. Writing for pv magazine since 2010, he focuses on balance of system, tracking, the EPC sector and the Brazilian market. He has been active in the industry for over 25 years, living and working in locations ranging from Brazil to Papua New Guinea.

Tim Ferry

Tim Ferry

Taiwan correspondent
timferrytaiwan( at )gmail.com
Tel. +886 961 105 697

Tim Ferry is based in Taipei, Taiwan, where he focuses on business, green technology and environmental issues. Tim has lived in Taiwan since 2002. In addition to writing for pv magazine, he's a regular contributor to a number of English-language trade and general interest publications in Taiwan and around the world.

William P. Hirshman

William P. Hirshman

Investigations and features
hirshman( at )pv-magazine.com

Tel. +49 (0) 241 77544

William started working at pv magazine in 2015, following 15 years as an associate editor at Photon International writing feature articles on worldwide solar markets. Based in Germany, William has contributed to many publications, including Sun & Wind Energy, Renewable Energy World and Solarplaza on topics such as smart grids, EPC and solar ethics.

Paul Zubrinich

Paul Zubrinich

Copyeditor, proofreader & online marketing
paul.zubrinich( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 176 34 88 02 84

Paul has been with the pv magazine team since 2011. In addition to contributing monthly articles to the print edition on incentives for solar energy, he also acts as its copyeditor and proofreader. Online, he has helped to broaden the website’s presence through SEO, relationship building and social media.

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Andrea Jeremias

Andrea Jeremias

Director of sales and marketing
jeremias( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 023

Anne Warnk

Anne Warnk

Sales manager
warnk( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 005 028

Anne Warnk

Fabienne Cuisinier

Sales and Business Development
fabienne.cuisinier@pv-magazine.com
Tel. +49 (0) 30 213 3005046

Calvin Chong

Representative, China, Korea
china( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +852 2735 7887
Mob. +852 9732 8266

Justin August

Justin August

Sales, Japan, Korea and India
Sakura international
japan( at )pv-magazine.com
Tel. +81 356 4611 60
Mob. +81 (0) 905 8872 552