James A. Simms
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Simms joined IDEX Biometrics as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in April 2021. He is an accomplished executive, with extensive experience with publicly listed companies across high technology. Prior to joining the Company, and since 2008, he served as CFO, Treasurer and Corporate Secretary of Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR), for which he also served as a member of the Board of Directors. At Vicor, he played a key role in repositioning the company strategically and organizationally, leading to an order of magnitude expansion of market capitalization. Before 2008, Mr. Simms worked as an investment banker for over two decades, most recently with Needham & Company, Inc. Mr. Simms holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School) and a BA from the University of Virginia. He is based in the Company’s offices in Wilmington, Massachusetts.
As of 3 june 2021, Mr. Simms held 0 (nil) shares and 2,750,000 subscription rights.