SHANGHAI, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: JASO), a manufacturer of high-performance solar products, announced today that Dr. Peng Fang, CEO of JA Solar, has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090309/JASOLARLOGO) "Dr. Fang's tremendous leadership and experience in large-scale technology manufacturing companies and his international perspective has already proven to be an asset to our company and we are pleased to welcome him to our Board," said Baofang Jin, chairman of the board of JA Solar. "I am honored to join our distinguished Board of Directors," said Dr. Peng Fang, CEO of JA Solar. "This is an exciting time in the company's history, and I look forward to help plan our future growth and success," he said. About JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. is one of the world's largest suppliers of high-performance solar cells and solar products. The company sells its products to solar manufacturers worldwide, who assemble and integrate solar cells into modules and systems that convert sunlight into electricity. The company's products are utilized for residential, commercial, and utility-scale renewable energy generation. For more information, please visit http://www.jasolar.com. SOURCE JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.