Mr. Fisher was appointed November 26, 2012 as Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) and President of Valence.
Mr. Fisher has been a director of the Company since July 31, 2012. From 2008 to 2012, Mr. Fisher served as CEO and President of Contour Energy Systems, Inc., a privately held advanced battery company based in Azusa, CA. From 2007 to present, Mr. Fisher served as owner and president of JCF International, LLC, an international consulting firm focused on the battery market. Prior to that, Mr. Fisher was a Vice President for Energizer Holdings, Inc. in the areas of Business Development and Global Rechargeables. Additionally, Mr. Fisher was employed by Union Carbide Corporation in their strategic planning group. Mr. Fisher earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Cincinnati, a Masters of Business Administration from West Virginia College of Graduate Studies - Marshall University, and completed an Executive Financial Management Program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.