M.T. Hsu, president of Scientech, said, "We are excited to partner with AE to represent their market-leading power conversion products and solar inverter solutions in Taiwan. The innovative AE product portfolio, combined with our extensive infrastructure and ability to provide localized management and delivery, is a winning formula for success. Scientech is well-positioned to further expand AE's market presence in Taiwan."Michael Lay, president of CSS, said, "We are very enthusiastic about this new relationship with AE and being chosen to manage their product repair operations and expand the combined service capabilities and overall customer responsiveness in the Taiwan market." Aligning with the new partnership, AE's Taiwan office will relocate from Taipei to the Scientech facility in Hsinchu, Taiwan, while all product repair operations will remain in Taipei under the management of CSS. The local AE staff includes a sales, service and technical support management team that will continue to support AE's established customers in the region and partner with both Scientech and CSS to drive new business development initiatives. About Scientech Corporation Scientech works as a distributor of equipment and materials for suppliers in the semiconductor, solar, LCD and data storage industry. It offers suppliers access to an extensive infrastructure in Taiwan, China, Singapore and the United States. Scientech aims to reduce its clients' overall costs and greatly decrease the time to market for products, materials and services. More information is available on the company's website at www.scientech.com.tw. About Collaborated Service Solution, Inc. Collaborated Service Solution, Inc. is dedicated to building a sophisticated human resource back-up plan and training system to assist customers in cultivating a capable staff, managing the cost of human resources, increasing work efficiency and creating higher profit. CSS's cutting-edge engineering technology and service scope covers semiconductor front-end & back-end to TFT LCD equipment pertaining to R&D, installation, refurbishment & retrofit, module repair, training courses and project service plans. More information is available on the company's website at www.csstw.com.tw. About Advanced Energy Advanced Energy is a global leader in reliable power conversion solutions used in thin-film plasma manufacturing processes and solar energy generation. Founded in 1981, Advanced Energy is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado, with dedicated support and service locations around the world. For more information, go to www.advanced-energy.com or www.advanced-energy.com.tw .
CONTACT: Peter Gillespie Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. +1.408.574.2534