Solarfun Appoints New CFO
SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2007--Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ( "Solarfun" )
(NASDAQ: SOLF ), an established manufacturer of both photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules in China, today
announced that Ms. Amy Liu will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer on October 31, 2007, replacing the
outgoing Kevin Wei, whose employment contract expires on the same date. She joins Solarfun from Thermo
Fisher Scientific, Inc., a New York Stock Exchange-listed scientific instrument maker, where she was VP -
Director of Finance - China and Hong Kong. Ms. Liu will join Solarfun on October 18, 2007 in order to
coordinate with Mr. Wei and ensure a smooth transition to her new position.
Ms. Liu brings a broad background in operations and finance with large multi-national companies and has spent
considerable time working in China-based operations. Her experience includes roles in finance, manufacturing,
logistics, sourcing, business development and mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Liu holds an MBA and a BA in
Economics, and she is a Certified Accountant in China. Prior to her tenure at Thermo Fisher Scientific, she was a
Finance Manager in several different business units of DuPont, including Herberts, the coatings subsidiary of
Hoechst, which was acquired by DuPont in 1998.
Chairman Lu Yonghua commented that "Solarfun is extremely pleased to have attracted such a high-caliber
finance executive with broad international experience, particularly in Asia. We believe Ms. Liu will be an
important member of our management team and contribute greatly to the growth of our company."
At the end of September, Xihong Deng also resigned from her position as a member of Solarfun's Board of
Chairman Lu continued, "I would also like to thank Kevin Wei as well as Board member Xihong Deng for their
many contributions to Solarfun in its formative years. Kevin played a leading role in our public offering process
and in building our finance team. Xihong was an earl