Aurora Algae has appointed Thomas Willardson as chief financial officer (CFO), overseeing Aurora Algae’s finance and accounting functions. Willardson will oversee Aurora Algae’s finance and accounting operations as the company raises capital to scale its operations to meet market demand.
Prior to Aurora Algae, Willardson held CFO positions at Energy Recovery, Cost Plus, WebSideStory and Archimedes Technology Group Holdings. His fundraising experience includes successful initial public offerings with Energy Recovery, WebSideStory and Leap Wireless. Willardson earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Brigham Young University and an MBA from the University of Southern California.
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