Co-founder, CEO

Miriam has over 20 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur and business visionary with a proven track record of creating, selling and delivering innovative products and services that have shaped the technology landscape. Previous initiatives have been in the Big Data, Open Source, eCommerce and Cloud space. Miriam is responsible for operations, finance and sales within the company. She also advises a leading private equity firm, is an advisor in the Mars Innovation Center and sits on the board or advisory panel of a number of early stage companies. Prior to joining Clear Blue, she held a number of leadership roles including CEO of Infobright and President, BCE Emergis e-business solutions.

Co-founder, Chief Power Officer

John has over 20 years of experience in the power electronics industry. At Clear Blue, John drives product strategy and development for all power, solar and lighting applications, and directs hardware engineering and OEM system design and integration support. Prior to founding Clear Blue, John was heavily involved in the Motive Power and UPS industries. John’s past experience includes business development, product management, sales and engineering roles at SAFT Power Systems Division, Alcatel and Exide Electronics.

Co-founder, CTO

Mark has over 20 years of experience in the high tech sector. Mark is the CTO of Clear Blue, and is responsible for developing our communications / mesh network and Smart Off-Grid control and analytics platform. He keeps himself busy with the latest advances in Web-enabled technologies, many of which have been incorporated into our systems. Prior to joining Clear Blue, Mark was responsible for product management at Three2N, open source / community rollout at Infobright, as well Internet business development at BCE Emergis. His past also includes Newstar Technologies, MAGIC Online, and Apple Computer.

Outside Director

Steve Parry is a professional director working with microcap to midcap public and private companies. His focus is strategy leading to successful growth, matched to best in practice corporate governance. Through prior operational and investment careers, he has broad domain expertise ranging from industrial technology to mining.


Robert co-founded Information Venture Partners in 2014 as a spin-out of RBC Venture Partners from Royal Bank of Canada. Robert joined RBC Venture Partners as a Managing Director in 2004 and led direct investments in a broad range of software and technology companies in enterprise software and fin tech. Robert also used his expertise in venture capital to assist in the development and commercialization of emerging technologies developed within RBC. Prior to RBC, Robert was a Vice President at BMO Nesbitt Burns Equity Partners and Executive Director of CIBC Capital Partners' Silicon Valley office in Menlo Park.