Dennis J. Dugan brings to ZPower a strong background in Financial Management combined with vast experience working for manufacturing companies in the power industry. In his role as Chief Financial Officer, formerly the VP of Accounting, Dennis oversees all financial reporting for ZPower operations. He has a broad knowledge of standard cost accounting and ERP systems for manufacturing companies and has experience implementing Lean Manufacturing processes and controls. Prior to coming on board with ZPower, Dennis worked as a Controller for Implant Direct, Inc. (part of Danaher Corporation) where he was responsible for all financial reporting for North American operations. Before that role, Dennis worked as Chief Financial Officer for Nutiva, Inc. where he integrated the Finance department with the Operations and Sales teams to create a cohesive organization. Dennis has also worked as Chief Financial Officer for Advanced Structured Alloys, Inc., as Corporate Controller for Abrisa Industrial and as Plant Controller for Pentair Corporation. Prior to Pentair Corporation, Dennis worked as a Vice President of Finance/Controller for Joslyn Electronic Systems and Pacific Scientific in the Electronic Kinetics Division. Dennis’ early career includes twelve years at Power-One, Inc. where he worked as a Cost Accountant, Accounting Supervisor, International Finance Manager and Director of Finance/Controller.
BS, Accounting, LeMoyne College, 1983; MBA, Pepperdine University, 1990