March 9, 2021, Campbell, CA – Tigo Energy, Inc., the solar industry worldwide leader in Flex-MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics) today announced that Archie Roboostoff has joined as its new Vice-President of Software. Mr. Roboostoff brings over 20-years of software technical, product and business management experience to the Tigo Executive Team.
Mr. Roboostoff began as a software developer and has seen increased responsibilities in the areas of engineering, product management and software architecture throughout his career. Most recently, he served as Product Portfolio Director at Micro Focus (MFGP), an international enterprise software company focused on digital transformation. While at Micro Focus, he helped transform the former Mercury and Borland product lines back to leadership positions. This resulted in the leadership of two market-leading software product brands in markets greater than $1B. He also serves the community, with 6-years on the Second Harvest Food Bank board.
“Archie brings a rich experience of running the technical, operations and business side of software,” stated Zvi Alon, Chairman and CEO of Tigo. “He is exactly the type of leader we need as Tigo expands our software offering to meet installers’ needs.”
Mr. Roboostoff will lead the software team at Tigo and be responsible for definition, quality, and performance of the growing Energy Intelligence (EI) business. The Tigo Energy Intelligence platform monitors tens of thousands of PV sites that produce more than 1 gigawatt-hour of daily solar energy.
“It is clear that software will become an increasingly significant part of commercial and residential solar installations,” stated Mr. Roboostoff. “I’m excited to be given the opportunity to help shape an important industry that has a positive environmental impact. I joined Tigo to be part of a winning team and simultaneously help fuel company growth and superior customer experience.”
Mr. Roboostoff studied Computer Science at the University of California at Santa Barbara and holds a University of California Berkeley Program Certificate in Product Management & Marketing. He works out of the Silicon Valley, California Tigo headquarters.
Tigo is the worldwide leader in flexible module level power electronics (MLPE) with innovative solutions that significantly increase energy production, decrease operating costs, and enhance safety of photovoltaic (PV) systems. Tigo’s TS4 platform maximizes the benefit of PV systems and provides customers with the most scalable, versatile, and reliable MLPE solution available. Tigo was founded in Silicon Valley in 2007 to accelerate the adoption of solar energy worldwide. Tigo systems operate on 7 continents and produce gigawatt hours of reliable, clean, affordable and safe solar energy daily. Tigo's global team is dedicated to making the best MLPE on earth so more people can enjoy the benefits of solar. Visit us at www.tigoenergy.com.