Chris King Joins ICON Aircraft as CFO
May 9, 2012 – ICON Aircraft announced that it has hired Chris King as its Chief Financial Officer. Most recently, King was the CFO of MRV Communications, Inc., a publicly traded communications equipment company. Prior to MRV, King was Senior Vice President of Finance at Tandberg Television following its acquisition of GoldPocket Interactive, which he joined as Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer in its early stage, raising nearly $50 million in venture capital and overseeing its successful exit. King also spent seven years at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he gained extensive experience in SEC reporting, initial public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.
King’s experience ranges from early stage startups to publicly traded multinational firms. He will manage ICON’s growth, focusing on scaling the organization from early stage venture to a mature production organization. His responsibilities will include corporate and financial strategy, treasury management, contract negotiations, and risk management.
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