Press Release

Sapphire Technologies Appoints Ayman Zeitoun as Vice President of Sales

March 12, 2024

Industry Leader Joins Sapphire Technologies to Drive Global Expansion

CERRITOS, CA – March. 12, 2024 Sapphire Technologies, developer and manufacturer of energy recovery systems for hydrogen and natural gas industrial applications, has appointed industry veteran, Ayman Zeitoun as Vice President of Sales. Drawing upon his extensive experience in sales leadership across various industries, including Oil & Gas, LNG, and Petrochemical industries, Zeitoun will be responsible for devising and implementing comprehensive sales strategies with the goal of meeting ambitious revenue targets.

Zeitoun's ability to form strong partnerships with customers and identify new market opportunities will be critical in driving Sapphire Technologies' expansion efforts in emerging and growing markets globally. His knowledge of industry trends and customer needs will also help drive product development as well as optimize go-to-market strategies. Moreover, Zeitoun's track record of successfully completing large-scale projects in industries such as LNG, power generation, and clean energy make him highly qualified to spearhead the company's expansion into its next phase of growth.

“Ayman’s appointment signifies a pivotal juncture in Sapphire Technologies' journey. After successfully securing a milestone funding round last year, our company continues to advance its mission of decarbonizing the industry,” said Freddie Sarhan, CEO of Sapphire Technologies. “Ayman's exceptional knowledge and strategic leadership, coupled with his unwavering commitment to excellence, will play a crucial role in helping us achieve our mission.”

"This is an exciting time for the industry, and I am honored to join Sapphire Technologies and address the diverse needs of the industrial gas and LNG sectors," Zeitoun said. "The company's commitment to innovation and sustainability resonates deeply with my ethos, and I am confident that together, we will make significant strides in driving global decarbonization efforts and shaping a sustainable future."

Before joining Sapphire Technologies, Zeitoun held prominent roles at global companies, including GE Oil & Gas, CCI, Atlas Copco and Nikkiso, where his strategic insights and leadership led to remarkable achievements. Most recently, Zeitoun was Vice President of NESP Sales and Business Development at Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases, where he successfully oversaw the closure of numerous high-profile projects worldwide.

About Sapphire Technologies

Sapphire Technologies is driving global decarbonization through developing and manufacturing energy recovery systems that harness the power of gas expansion to produce reliable and clean electricity. Sapphire Technologies’ systems are designed to convert energy wasted in pressure reduction processes into electric power without interrupting operations. By recovering this wasted pressure energy, Sapphire Technologies helps customers maximize efficiencies, improve productivity, reduce carbon emissions, offset electrical costs and achieve substantial financial returns. For additional information visit: