New appointment at Wärtsilä
ärtsilä has appointed Javier Cavada Camino (39) PhD (Eng.), as President of Energy Solutions, Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Management of Wärtsilä Corporation, effective November 4, 2015. In this position, he is responsible for Wärtsilä's Energy Solutions business globally, and will report to President & CEO Mr Jaakko Eskola.
Cavada joined Wärtsilä in 2002 and has since held several key management positions in production, research and development, quality, operational development and business operations. Until now, Cavada has the dual role of leading the Services business in South Europe and Africa, as well as Propulsion Services globally. The current Head of Energy Solutions, Rakesh Sarin (60) retires having reached his statutory retirement age earlier this year.
“Javier Cavada has shown strong results in the demanding posts he has held across the globe. With his wide experience and open management style he is perfectly suited for this position," said Jaakko Eskola, President & CEO of Wärtsilä Corporation, in a release.