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Solar Thin Films Inc. announced that Shlomo Ariel has joined Cenergy Global Corp. as its new president and director. The company also announced that Adiv Baruch has joined Cenergy as its chairman of the board. Ariel and Baruch also will serve as board members of Solar Thin Films and will join Robert Rubin, who will continue to serve as a director of the company.
 
Since 2005, Ariel has served as vice president of Israel Business Development at the Wolfson Group in New York. Prior to that, Ariel co-founded Ness Technologies, the largest information technology company in Israel, and later served as Ness Technologies’ chief operating officer and corporate secretary. Prior to joining Ness Technologies, Ariel served 22 years in the Israeli Defense Forces, where he achieved the rank of commander of an armor brigade and was head of armor doctrine and development. Ariel has an MBA from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and a bachelor’s degree from National Defense College IDF. Since 2009 Ariel has been managing a clean energy company, Greensol, in Israel. Greensol, has initiated 10 MW of photovoltaic projects in Israel. 

Since 2007 Baruch has served as a venture partner with Infinity-I-China, an equity investment company. Baruch also is a member of the founding group who led the initiation of the Clean Energy Incubator for the State of Israel (Capital Nature). From January 2004 until November 2006, he served as president and CEO of B.O.S., a company publicly traded on both NASDAQ (BOSC) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. From 1999 to 2003, he served as executive vice president of business development of Ness Technologies and the president of Ness Ventures. He has served as founder and executive and director for several information technology companies and Internet startups.

Baruch is involved as the chairman of The Israel Export and International Cooperation Institute, Hi-Tech and Telecom Division, and a board member of the IEIC. Baruch serves as a director in several public and private companies, including Rabintex Industries Ltd., an international manufacturer of personal protection equipment and armored systems, as well as an Israeli community and mobile portal company, all of which are publically traded companies listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. Baruch has led global strategies for many companies in the technology-related sector and has executed many successful mergers and acquisitions. Baruch has a bachelor’s degree in information systems and industrial engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. Baruch is amongst the founders of Greensol and acts as a managing partner.

Cenergy Global Corp.
Cenergy will seek to engage in the development and syndication of Solar Power projects. Forming Cenergy is the Company’s latest step in shifting its focus to the establishment, operation and management of solar farms, internationally.
 
Solar Thin Films
Solar Thin Films was formerly engaged in the manufacturing of solar module production equipment and turnkey amorphous silicon module factories. The company has shifted its focus from turnkey facility production to establishment, operation and management of solar farms internationally.
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Solar Thin Films Inc. announced that Shlomo Ariel has joined Cenergy Global Corp. as its new president and director. The company also announced that Adiv Baruch has joined Cenergy as its chairman of the board. Ariel and Baruch also will serve as board members of Solar Thin Films and will join Robert Rubin, who will continue to serve as a director of the company.
 
Since 2005, Ariel has served as vice president of Israel Business Development at the Wolfson Group in New York. Prior to that, Ariel co-founded Ness Technologies, the largest information technology company in Israel, and later served as Ness Technologies’ chief operating officer and corporate secretary. Prior to joining Ness Technologies, Ariel served 22 years in the Israeli Defense Forces, where he achieved the rank of commander of an armor brigade and was head of armor doctrine and development. Ariel has an MBA from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and a bachelor’s degree from National Defense College IDF. Since 2009 Ariel has been managing a clean energy company, Greensol, in Israel. Greensol, has initiated 10 MW of photovoltaic projects in Israel. 

Since 2007 Baruch has served as a venture partner with Infinity-I-China, an equity investment company. Baruch also is a member of the founding group who led the initiation of the Clean Energy Incubator for the State of Israel (Capital Nature). From January 2004 until November 2006, he served as president and CEO of B.O.S., a company publicly traded on both NASDAQ (BOSC) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. From 1999 to 2003, he served as executive vice president of business development of Ness Technologies and the president of Ness Ventures. He has served as founder and executive and director for several information technology companies and Internet startups.

Baruch is involved as the chairman of The Israel Export and International Cooperation Institute, Hi-Tech and Telecom Division, and a board member of the IEIC. Baruch serves as a director in several public and private companies, including Rabintex Industries Ltd., an international manufacturer of personal protection equipment and armored systems, as well as an Israeli community and mobile portal company, all of which are publically traded companies listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. Baruch has led global strategies for many companies in the technology-related sector and has executed many successful mergers and acquisitions. Baruch has a bachelor’s degree in information systems and industrial engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. Baruch is amongst the founders of Greensol and acts as a managing partner.

Cenergy Global Corp.
Cenergy will seek to engage in the development and syndication of Solar Power projects. Forming Cenergy is the Company’s latest step in shifting its focus to the establishment, operation and management of solar farms, internationally.
 
Solar Thin Films
Solar Thin Films was formerly engaged in the manufacturing of solar module production equipment and turnkey amorphous silicon module factories. The company has shifted its focus from turnkey facility production to establishment, operation and management of solar farms internationally.