Chief Financial Officer

Ian Hart

Ian Hart is the Chief Financial Officer of Sapphire Technologies. He is also the Chief Financial Officer of Calnetix Technologies and its affiliate company Upwing Energy.

Ian has over 30 years of experience in accounting, finance, strategic planning and operations. He joined Calnetix in 2005 and has managed several departments within the company, including finance, human resources and operations. Prior to joining Calnetix, Ian held senior level positions in finance and operations for public and private companies in their start-up or turnaround stage.

He began his career in public accounting with Ernst & Whinney (now known as Ernst & Young). Ian holds a B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant. He also obtained licensure from the DOI, DRE and NASD.

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