Management Team at CTC Global
CTC Global is run by a dedicated, highly capable management team, with decades of experience in the development, growth and operation of both transmission-owning utility companies and in technology companies, including the development and use of composite materials. The team has guided CTC Global through the process of product development, manufacturing, product placement, customer acceptance and now rapid sales growth, with our combined skills in business, technical, application, and marketing.
J.D. SITTON—Chief Executive Officer
J.D. Sitton has led start-up and growth-stage companies in the energy technologies and services, health care and industrial controls industries for the past 20+ years. He has worked closely with leading investors and strategic partners to develop and launch new products and services for electric utilities, oil and gas companies and petrochemical operators. Mr. Sitton began his career as a gas pipeline design engineer and earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University and an MBA from the Bauer School of Business.
GABRIEL TASHJIAN—Chief Operating Officer
Regarded as a transformative leader he has successfully founded, led and guided small and medium size enterprises to sustainable sales growth in rapidly changing global markets. Gabriel graduated with a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California.
DEAN HAGEN—Chief Financial Officer
MARVIN SEPE—Senior Vice President
ANNE MCDOWELL—Vice President Commercial Operations
DAVID CHIESA—Vice President Sales and Business Development
David Chiesa leads CTC Global’s worldwide sales and business development teams. Mr. Chiesa’s 25-plus years of experience in the energy systems and engineered products industries include multiple management roles with increasing responsibilities in a range of operations in North America, Europe, and Asia.
KEVIN CORBALIS—Vice President Engineering and Product Development
Kevin Corbalis leads CTC Global’s engineering, product development and research and development teams. Mr. Corbalis has over 30 years of experience in the energy, engineered products and fitness industries include multiple management roles with increasing responsibilities in a range of operations in North America, Europe, and Asia. Kevin holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from University of New Mexico and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University.
JOHN MANSFIELD—Vice President Strategic Development
John has over thirty years of international management experience in sales & marketing, business development and operations. John’s career has included manufacturing, technology and service launches in the renewable energy, automotive, power generation and business outsourcing industries. Prior to joining CTC, John served as Vice President for Infinia Corporation. During his tenure at Infinia, John led the formation and management of joint ventures and operating entities in Spain, India, and the United States including the launch of the initial state of the art production facility developed around the Toyota Production System and an automotive production model. Previous experience included management positions at Capstone Turbine Corporation and AlliedSignal Inc., where he directed the project team responsible for establishing AlliedSignal’s first wholly owned subsidiary in China. John holds a Master of International Management degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
ERIC JOHNSON—Vice President Field and Technical Services
Eric Johnson is a field and technical services veteran with 25+ years of successful product support, operations and customer service experience. Prior to joining CTC, Mr. Johnson served in a number of operating and technical roles for Infinia Corporation (now Qnergy, based in Ogden, Utah) including management and direction of Infinia’s service organization. He served in similar capacities at Capstone Turbine Corporation. Mr. Johnson is focused on building field and technical solutions that serve the users and installers of ACCC® Conductors.