MIRIAM TUERK
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.

JOHN TUERK
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.

MARK WINDRIM
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.


STEVE PARRY
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 ANTONIADES
Advisor 

Robert co-founded Information Venture Partners in 2014. Some of his main areas of interest include SaaS, next generation analytics including artificial intelligence and machine learning, capital markets, banking, wealth management and insurance technology. While at Information Venture Partners, Robert has led investments in and currently serves on the boards of Flybits, Postbeyond, Q4 and YayPay. Robert believes in giving back to the community in which he lives and works. In 2013 Robert helped co-found the Upside Foundation, a platform that helps Canadian startups and high growth companies give back to their favourite charity when they have a liquidity event. 


JANE KEARNS
Advisor

Jane is Vice President, Growth Services at MaRS Discovery District. She is a recognized leader in sustainable innovation and has extensive experience growing successful companies at the intersection of business and sustainability. She co-founded, grew and profitably sold a renewable energy company, and leverages over 20 years of experience in venture capital, cleantech and sustainability to help build businesses that matter. Jane is a co-founder of the CanadaCleantech Alliance, sits on advisory boards for StandUp Ventures and Amplify Ventures, and is a member of the Expert Panel on Clean Growth for the Canadian Institute for Climate Choices. She is a Cleantech and Energy faculty member at Singularity University, and holds an MBA from Columbia University.