Chief Technology Officer
David Eaglesham joined First Solar in 2006 as Vice President of Technology. He was promoted to Chief Technology Officer in 2009. Mr. Eaglesham has a PhD in Physics from the University of Bristol and achieved tenure as a Lecturer at Liverpool University. He then worked at Lawrence Livermore as Chief Technologist and at Applied Materials as Director of Advanced Technologies. He joined Bell Labs in 1988, where he worked on semiconductor deposition techniques and doping and became Director of Electronic Device Research. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, was named Outstanding Young Investigator by the Materials Research Society in 1994, and was MRS President in 2005.