David Hofflich - Chief Executive OfficerDavid Hofflich joined as our Chief Executive Officer and a Member of our Board of Directors on August 27, 2014. Mr. Hofflich served as a strategic consultant to XZERES for more than a year, playing a key role in the company's capitalization and acquisition of Skystream and establishing an exclusive license agreement with Argosy Wind Power. Mr. Hofflich is a seasoned financial executive with more than 20 years of experience in multiple industries, including facets of the energy, manufacturing, and distribution. Hofflich has served as interim CEO, CFO, CRO and advisor to numerous publicly and privately-owned companies. He has been recognized for implementing successful strategies in complex business environments and turn-around situations which have created significant enterprise value.
Hofflich earlier served as a director at Alix Partners, a global business advisory firm, and Getzler Henrich & Associates, an early pioneer in the turnaround and restructuring sector. Additionally he was a partner at Tatum, an advisory firm comprised of senior operating executives who provide hands-on strategic, financial and technology leadership. Earlier in his career, he served as a controller at UBS Warburg and a senior auditor at Arthur Andersen. He is a certified public accountant, and received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from SUNY Binghamton and MBA in Finance from Fordham University.