Richard F. Fitzgerald, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Fitzgerald joined TechPrecision in March 2009.
e has 25 years of progressive financial and commercial experience supporting large established companies as well as development stage enterprises.Prior to TechPrecision, Mr. Fitzgerald was Vice President, and CFO at Nucleonics, Inc., a private biotechnology company, that raised over $65 million in venture capital as an early pioneer within the field of RNAi therapeutics.Nucleonics' intellectual property and drug development programs were sold to Alnylam (ALNY:NASDAQ), in December 2008.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Fitzgerald served as the Director of Corporate Development for Exelon Corporation (formerly PECO Energy) where his experience included business development, mergers, strategic joint ventures and acquisitions, business valuation, and financial and strategic planning.
While at PECO/Exelon, Mr. Fitzgerald
helped lead efforts to establish and finance joint ventures within the telecommunications field and execute strategic mergers and acquisitions within the energy sector, including the formation of AmerGen, the earliest acquisitions of nuclear power plants as merchant generation assets, the 1999 Exelon
merger and the initial eight acquisitions to form InfraSource
also co-led the Finance Integration Team that was responsible for the design and implementation of Exelon's post-merger finance organization.
Earlier in his
career with PricewaterhouseCoopers Mr. Fitzgerald
provided financial and accounting advisory services to pharmaceutical and medical device companies, software developers, and various venture capital-backed entities in high technology fields.
s a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers'
National High Technology Practice, Mr. Fitzgerald
supported several clients with SEC reporting, venture capital financings, initial public offerings as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Fitzgerald earned a B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from
.He is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Public Accounting and he is also a founding member of the Bucknell University Business Advisory Board.