Categories: Press Releases Date: Oct 23, 2014 Title: Intematix Appoints Jerry Turin as Chief Financial Officer
A Silicon Valley financial leader joins Intematix executive team to drive growth for phosphor based products
FREMONT, Calif. – October 23, 2014 – Intematix Corporation, a leading manufacturer of phosphor solutions for LED lighting, today announced Jerry Turin as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. Most recently, Mr. Turin served as Chief Financial officer of Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR), which scaled to a peak of $600M revenue run-rate from $250M during his tenure. Mr. Turin will direct the Company’s financial strategy and finance team.
“Jerry Turin’s experience and financial expertise will promote the strategic growth objectives of Intematix,” said Mark Swoboda, Chief Executive Officer of Intematix. “His understanding of the financial ecosystem, and his rapport with the investment community, will contribute to the financial foundation supporting the execution of our plans.”
“I am excited to step into this role at Intematix,” stated Mr. Turin. “The core competencies of Intematix are impressive, and the market opportunities are significant. I look forward to working with the talented team at Intematix”.
Prior to his appointment as Chief Financial Officer at Intematix, Mr. Jerry Turin was the Chief Financial Officer of Oclaro, Inc. from 2008 through 2013. Mr. Turin served as the Vice President of Finance, Corporate Controller and Treasury from July 2005 to 2008. Before his tenure at Oclaro, Mr. Turin worked at executive level financial positions in Silicon Valley and has more than 20 years of combined accounting and corporate finance experience in the technology industry. He also served at Deloitte & Touche as Senior Manager of Audit Services. Mr. Turin holds a Bachelor's in Business Administration and Commerce from the University of Alberta. He is also a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta.
Intematix develops essential phosphor materials to drive the LED lighting revolution. The company’s comprehensive range of products and solutions can be used to build foundations for the world’s LED lighting products and systems including general lighting, displays, automotive and many others. A broad selection of products and innovative delivery systems accelerate time-to-market, improve light quality and efficacy and reduce costs. For more information, please visit www.intematix.com.