William (Bill) brings 20 years of experience at the executive level. Bill is a business veteran who has a distinguished track record of successfully leading early stage technology companies through periods of rapid international expansion. He is a proven leader whose collaborative approach, along with his financial and operational leadership experience make him highly effective in successfully implementing challenging cross-functional projects.
Previously, Bill was CEO and a Director at Rubicon Technology, Inc. (RBCN) a NASDAQ listed manufacturer of sapphire products used primarily in the LED lighting supply chain. Bill was the CFO at Rubicon from 2007 until he assumed CEO responsibilities in September of 2014. Before Rubicon, Bill was CFO of Kanbay International, Inc., a provider of IT services to the financial services industry, from 1995 through Kanbay’s acquisition by Capgemini in 2007. Kanbay became one of the top five performing IPO’s on the NASDAQ in 2004, and was ranked #9 on BusinessWeek’s Annual “Hot Growth Companies” List in 2005.
Bill is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BA in Finance from Seton Hall University.