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Jim Thompson

Board of Directors

Jim Thompson brings over 30 years of senior executive experience in high-growth, technology-based businesses.

He has held senior management positions ranging from President and CEO to VP Finance and CFO, following earlier roles as Controller, Product Manager and Director of Sales and Marketing.

His experience includes working with public and private companies, delivering hardware and software products as well as managed services and systems worldwide. Of specific relevance is Jim’s experience as the CFO of Itron, Inc., one of the largest metering technology suppliers to the municipal and utility markets.

While with Itron Jim guided many corporate transactions and financings, including their IPO and secondary offering, through a period of exceptional growth. Originally a civil engineer from McGill University in Montreal, Jim also has an MBA from Stanford University. He is currently active with several emerging growth companies as an investor, mentor and director.