Jim Krupiarz, Chief Financial Officer


Over the past 30 years, Jim has worked in financial management with a broad range of start-up and growth companies. Most recently, Jim was CFO at CoopSport International, Inc., where he managed the financial aspects of manufacturing sports equipment in China, and was key in the exit strategy for the private owners to sell the company to a national competitor.

Prior to CoopSport International, Inc., Jim was CFO at Controlled Contamination Services, Inc., where he managed the process of taking the national clean-tech company from family control to professional management under private equity ownership. Jim has also provided outsourced CFO services to several San Diego start-ups, including Booya! Media, Alure Medical, and Epicardial Technologies, where he teamed with the founders in raising capital and building financial operations. Jim began his career in strategic planning with IVAC Corporation, and later worked in tax and audit with Ernst and Whinney in Michigan.

Jim is a CPA and has a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Central Michigan University. He earned his Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Michigan. Jim lives in Carlsbad with his spouse Jay. They are the proud parents of twin daughters.