Perry West is Chairman and CEO of New Global Energy Inc. He has 40 years of experience leading the growth and development of early stage companies, including public and private, in the areas of general management and technology development and growth. In addition to New Global Energy, he is an attorney and a Director of VoiceLift, Inc., a business VoIP telephone company.
Previously, he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Interactive Technologies Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed technology company developing interactive digital media and interactive television. Earlier, he served as Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President/General Counsel of American Financial Network, also a NASDAQ company, and as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge Energy Corporation, a public oil and gas exploration and production company. He is a former partner in the consulting firm of Cambridge Equity, Inc. an international business consulting firm. In addition, during his career he has been a director and officer of a number of small private companies including: Nanogen Power Systems, LLC, a concentrated solar power company; Homeport, LLC, a financial products developer; GETG, Inc., an alternative energy company; TriMark Explorations, Ltd. a mining company; and Highlight Networks, Inc. a small public company engaged in wireless network development.
Mr. West graduated with a B.A. degree from Florida State University in 1968 and with a J.D. degree from Florida State University College of Law in 1974. After college, he graduated from the Army Engineer Officer Candidate School and served as an officer with the United States Army Security Agency.