WUXI, China, Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cleantech Solutions International, Inc. ("Cleantech Solutions" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CLNT), a manufacturer of metal components and assemblies, primarily used in the wind power, solar and other clean technology industries, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors appointed Adam Wasserman as its Chief Financial Officer, effective on December 10, 2012, following the resignation of Ms. Wanfen Xu on the same day.
Ms. Xu's resignation did not result from any disagreement with the Company on any matters relating to its operations, policies or practices.
Previously, Mr. Wasserman had served as the Company's Vice President of Financial Reporting since 2008, under the terms of a consulting agreement between Cleantech Solutions and CFO Oncall, Inc., which provides chief financial officer services to various companies. Mr. Wasserman holds a bachelor of science from the State University of New York at Albany and is a member of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a director, treasurer and an executive board member of Gold Coast Venture Capital Association and has been a director of CD International Enterprises, Inc. since January 2010.
"We are pleased to have Adam take a more senior leadership role as he brings a very strong skill set and extensive experience in U.S. GAAP accounting, finance, and capital markets. We believe his experience with U.S. publicly traded companies and his long-term involvement with the Company is a great fit to our current needs," said Mr. Jianhua Wu, Chairman and CEO of Cleantech Solutions.
About Cleantech Solutions International
Cleantech Solutions is a manufacturer of metal components and assemblies, primarily used in clean technology industries. The Company supplies forging products, fabricated products and machining services to a range of clean technology customers, primarily in the wind power sector, and supplies dyeing and finishing equipment to the textile industry. Cleantech Solutions is committed to achieving long-term growth through ongoing technological improvement, capacity expansion, and the development of a strong customer base. The Company's website is www.cleantechsolutionsinternational.com. Any information on the Company's website or any other website is not a part of this press release.
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Cleantech Solutions International, Inc.
Mr. Adam Wasserman, Chief Financial Officer
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Mr. Crocker Coulson, President
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