Brian joined ClearSign January 2016 with 22 years of financial experience and 10 years financial reporting and strategy management. Like many at ClearSign, Brian wears multiple hats as our Chief Financial Officer and head of HR as well as overseeing our IT department. He’s helped ClearSign develop several in-house procedures, designed a new HR set-up, and continues to work companywide to reduce expenditures while enabling us to advance our revolutionary technology development within our Research & Development Facility.
Donald brings almost 30 years of experience from the combustion field with specific expertise in developing ultra-low emissions solutions, product commercialization and start-ups. He oversees Research & Development Activities at the company with specific emphasis on leading our Boiler and future product offering efforts, Intellectual Property and Trademark portfolios. As a senior staff member, Donald also helps define new market opportunities and, with his experienced team, defines and executes technical roadmaps to provide cost effective solutions. He also supports project execution by leading design, fabrication, testing and troubleshooting activities.
Jeff joined ClearSign with 27 years’ experience in the burner industry, including the management of product development and sales teams. Jeff is implementing growth strategies to deliver the best available low emission process burner technology for applications in refineries and ethylene plants. He leads Research & Development for process burners to meet market and customer needs and oversees all process burner technical sales. He also supports project execution by overseeing project designs, testing and the standardization of our products for efficient manufacturing.
Steve came to ClearSign in July of 2017 with 25 years of industry experience, primarily performing business winning duties in the oil & gas industry. At ClearSign, Steve’s primary focus is working directly with our potential customers and partners. Steve often travels to customer sites and industry conferences to better understand our customers individual needs along with local regulatory requirements and overall market drivers. With this knowledge, Steve is instrumental in guiding our strategy for product development and ensuring we are meeting the needs of our clients.
Manny has more than 35 years of industry experience building and operating businesses in China and throughout the Asia Pacific region. Primarily operating from Beijing, he has developed a strong business network and has been instrumental in establishing ClearSign’s boiler burner business and the company infrastructure in China and the Asia Pacific region. Manny works closely with customers and potential partners in this region, guiding the strategy for ClearSign to market and deliver products meeting local regulatory and operational requirements.