Raser Technologies, an environmental energy technology company, has named John Perry as chief financial officer (CFO). He will be responsible for all financial activities of the company and will be a member of Raser’s executive team, participating in overall corporate strategic planning.
Perry has more than 20 years of experience in the mining and metals industry. From 2007 to 2010, he worked as chief executive officer (CEO), president and director of Nord Resources, a publicly traded mining company based in Tucson, AZ. Prior to his appointment as CEO, Perry served as CFO, senior vice president, treasurer and secretary of Nord from 2005 to 2007.
Previously, Perry held various positions with BHP Billiton Base Metals and BHP Copper, including president and vice president finance and administration. Among his many responsibilities in these positions, he led merger and acquisition (M&A) activity resulting in over US$500m in transactions. He was also responsible for the initial public offering of Nord, including listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange and OTCBB.
Perry is a certified public accountant and holds an undergraduate degree in Accounting and Finance, as well as an MBA from the University of Arizona.
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