Shelley Kuipers, CEO of Calgary startup Chaordix, this week announced the appointment of Jim Gibson to the Chaordix executive team. Jim will serve as as Chief Operating Officer. His position is effective January 2, 2012.
Jim comes to the Chaordix team "with 28 years of capital, technical and executive experience in the technology field throughout Canada." Most recently he was founder and CEO of PursusTechnologies. Prior to Pursus, Jim was involved in private equity and management consulting. At 27 he started an information management and health care technology platform company which he sold 10 years later with 80 people.
Chaordix is "at a key point in their history" as they begin a transition into "a global commercial and business success driven through increased market success and timely capital infusions."