The company says that REC’s platinum level partnerships are awardeded to partners who make a significant investment in REC through a combination of revenue achievement, installer certification, joint planning and extensive training capabilities.
REC in return provides intensive training programs and advanced marketing, sales and technical support. The partnership aims to help further grow the €1.7bn global revenues posted by REC last year and as a platinum partner SunConnex will form part of the REC’s Executive Advisory Board sharing business leads and referrals.
Philip Elias, commercial manager at SunConnex, said: “We are pleased to be recognised by REC as a platinum partner in the UK. We are both extremely experienced operators in the solar market and have enjoyed a successful relationship in the past; this partnership marks our commitment and mutual respect. We look forward to sharing expertise and experience and passing the benefits on to our existing customers and opening up new sales channels.”
Pierre Cesbron, business development manager UK at REC Solar, added: “We are very happy to welcome SunConnex UK as REC platinum partner. Our partnership with SunConnex demonstrates the importance we place on insights and feedback from our partners across markets and is driven by mutual commitment. We believe in creating value for our partner’s businesses and together building sales opportunities and profitability.”