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Company Overview of Aurora Algae, Inc.

Company Overview

Aurora Algae, Inc. engages in the development and production of algae-based products for pharmaceuticals, health foods and beverages, fish feed, and renewable energy/fuel markets. It produces algae-based products, such as omega-3 products, fish feed, allergy free proteins, and algae-based biofuel using its photosynthetic platform from algae crops. Aurora Algae, Inc. was formerly known as Aurora Biofuels, Inc. and changed its name to Aurora Algae, Inc. in September 2010. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Hayward, California with additional offices in West Perth and Karratha, Australia.

3325 Investment Boulevard

Hayward, CA 94545

United States

Founded in 2006

Phone:

510-266-5000

Fax:

510-266-5001

Key Executives for Aurora Algae, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Executive Chairman
Age: 53
Co-Founder
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 44
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Aurora Algae, Inc. Key Developments

Aurora Algae, Inc. Announces Appointment of Bill Roeschlein as Chief Financial Officer

Aurora Algae, Inc. announced the appointment of Bill Roeschlein to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Roeschlein joins the company from Trident Microsystems, where he served as a CFO consultant, assisting in the integration of two large acquisitions across three continents.

Aurora Algae, Inc. Appoints Lee Covert as Senior Vice President of Sales

Aurora Algae, Inc. announced the appointment of Lee Covert as senior vice president of sales. Covert, who brings more than 30 years of sales and business development expertise related to the nutrition and feed markets, will be responsible for building out the company's global sales operations and will be based at its Hayward, Calif. headquarters. For more than three decades, Mr. Covert has been managing and executing marketing, sales and business development campaigns in the feed, supplements and food ingredient sectors. Covert has helped companies such as ConAgra, Elan Nutrition and The Solae Company develop and implement business strategies and build profitable sales capabilities on a domestic and global scale. He will play a key role in helping Aurora Algae further develop cornerstone commercial relationships and secure sales commitments as the Company moves towards the commercialization of its algae-based platform for sustainable nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, aquaculture and renewable energy products.

Aurora Algae, Inc. Presents at 5th Algae World Asia, Nov-08-2012 through Nov-09-2012

Aurora Algae, Inc. Presents at 5th Algae World Asia, Nov-08-2012 through Nov-09-2012. Venue: Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay, 177A River Valley Roa, Singapore - 179031, Singapore. Presentation Date & Speakers: Nov-08-2012, Matthew Caspari, Co-Founder, Managing Director, Vice President of Business Development and Director.

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