Dan Shugar is the CEO of NEXTracker, Inc. Mr. Shugar has worked for 27 years advancing the renewable energy industry. Before taking the reins at NEXTracker, Mr. Shugar was the CEO of Solaria. Prior to that, Mr. Shugar was President of SunPower Corporation, Systems. During his tenure as president of PowerLight (acquired by SunPower), Mr. Shugar oversaw revenue growth from less than $1 million to over $800 million and was responsible for the completion of more than 500 solar projects serving commercial, industrial and utility clients worldwide (including FedEx, Target, Toyota, and Johnson & Johnson). Mr. Shugar has invented various PV system applications, holds multiple U.S. patents and published over 50 technical papers. Mr. Shugar holds a BS in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and MBA from Golden Gate University.