SunPower Corp. appointed of Catherine A. Lesjak, a 27-year veteran of HP, as a new, independent member of the SunPower's board of directors. The appointment is effective immediately.
Lesjak currently serves as executive vice president and chief financial officer at HP, a position she has held since early 2007. Before being named CFO, she was senior vice president and treasurer, responsible for managing the company's worldwide cash, debt, foreign exchange, capital structure, risk management and benefits plan administration.
Lesjak has a bachelor's degree in biology from Stanford University and a master of business degree in finance from the University of California, Berkeley.
SunPower Corp. designs, manufactures and delivers solar panels and systems. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., SunPower has offices in North America, Europe, Australia, Africa and Asia.