The editorial team

pv magazine International consists of a broad editorial team drawn from numerous countries and backgrounds to offer our readers a wide perspective of views, abilities, languages and knowledge on the international solar PV industry.

Jonathan Gifford
Editor in chief

Email: jonathan.gifford( at )

While overseeing pv magazine‘s Australian website, Jonathan also reports on equipment supply, thin film and Australasia for the global print edition and online. 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.


Mark Hutchins
Production editor

Email: mark.hutchins( at )
Phone:+49 30 213 005 031

U.K.-born Mark Hutchins joined pv magazine as production editor for our monthly global title in September 2016. He also reports on upstream technology and markets, and new and emerging solar regions for both print and online. Mark has experience in copywriting, music journalism and the fast-paced world of startups.




Marian Willuhn

Email: marian.willuhn( at )
Phone: +49 30 213 005 038

Covering news on power electronics, start-ups and inverters, Marian writes for pv magazine’s international, Australian and German news platforms. He also helps edit the international print magazine, and organizes webinars and events. Marian previously worked as a PR-advisor for different clients in the renewable energy business.


Brian Publicover
Editor & proofreader

Email: brian.publicover( at )

Brian has been working for pv magazine since 2017. Specializing in news from Asia, he contributes to the International daily news website and proofreads the monthly print magazine.


Becky Beetz
Head of content

Email: becky.beetz( at )
Phone:+49 30 213 005 037

Becky has managed the online presence of pv magazine International since its inception in 2010. She is currently responsible for content development across all platforms, including global and regional websites, events, webinars, roundtables, and other special projects. Before relocating to Berlin, Becky worked as a B2B journalist and editor for Special Publications in Scotland.



Emiliano Bellini
Online editor

Email: emiliano.bellini( at )
Phone:+49 30 213 005 030

Emiliano joined pv magazine in March 2017. He has been reporting on solar and renewable energy since 2009. Emiliano writes stories for our daily news sections and is responsible for coverage of the EMEA region and Latin American markets. Emiliano also covers topics such as new technology, R&D, installations and financials. Previously, he built up vast experience as a journalist in the fields of EdTech and new language technologies.


Max Hall
Online editor

Email: max.hall( at )
Phone:+49 30 213 005 031

Max worked for pv magazine between 2012 and 2015 on a part-time basis, and returned to the fold full-time in July 2018. An old-school print journalist, he has also worked in environmental consultancy, education, local government, infrastructure, aerospace, forensic science and sport. He regularly moonlights as a football writer and lives in Genoa, Italy.


Marija Maisch

Email: marija.maisch( at )

Marija has years of experience in a news agency environment and writing for print and web editions. She has a keen interest in renewables and has been with pv magazine since March 2017, assisting primarily with online coverage for pv magazine Australia and International; and magazine production and features.

Regular correspondents

In addition to pv magazine‘s dedicated in-house team, we also have a healthy roll-call of roving correspondents reporting for us on all range of topics and markets. If you would like to get in touch with any of our other journalists, please contact us at editors( at ) Regulars include:

Vincent Shaw (China)
Ilias Tsagas (Policy – Turkey, Jordan, UK; emerging markets)

Editors for sister websites

Above are the editors involved in pv magazine International. Check the other websites for editors involved in pv magazine Australia, pv magazine Chinapv magazine France, pv magazine Germany, pv magazine India, pv magazine Latin America, pv magazine Mexico, pv magazine Spain and pv magazine USA.

This page was last updated on September 13, 2021.