Mr. Jerry Turin serves as a member of TransMed7’s Business Advisory Board.
Mr. Turin specializes in strategic financial leadership in public and private technology companies. Currently he is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Energy Focus, Inc. (EFOI: NASDAQ), an innovative developer of LED Lighting Technology. Previously he was CFO of Intematix, a leading provider of phosphor materials and phosphor enabled lighting solutions to the LED market, which was sold to a China-based LED joint venture. Prior to that he was CFO of Oclaro (OCLR: NASDAQ), a global developer of optical components & solutions that executed a substantial industry roll up of industry players during his tenure. Mr. Turin has also held financial leadership positions with Silicon Spice, a software rich semiconductor platform sold to Broadcom (AVGO: NASDAQ) in 2000, and Cirrus Logic (CRUS: NASDAQ), a diversified semiconductor company. Mr. Turin began his career with 11 years at Deloitte & Touche, primarily in the Silicon Valley audit practice.
Mr. Turin has particular expertise in corporate strategy and financial execution through significant periods of M&A, fund raising, divestitures, strategic restructuring and cash flow management in companies with global markets, global operating footprints and global sources of strategic transactions and investment.
Mr. Turin was a 2011 finalist for Bay Area CFO of the Year in the $500 million public company category. He has served on the CFO Advisory Council to the US Chamber of Commerce/Banking Industry Sponsored RMB Working Group (currently inactive), was a keynote speaker on a Governor Schwarzenegger/Bay Area Council Trade Mission to Shanghai, provided editorial input to Robert Sher’s 2014“on “Mighty Midsized Companies: How Leaders Overcome 7 Silent Growth Killers” and has been a member of the Alliance of Chief Executives since 2012.
Mr. Turin graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta in 1985 and is a CPA registered under the Alberta Institute in Canada.