FARGO, N.D., Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ulteig, a leading provider of design engineering, program management and technical and field services, announces the appointment of Jeremy Alinder as Vice President of Finance. After a brief transition period, Mr. Alinder will become the company's Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Mr. Alinder joins Ulteig with over twenty years of financial leadership experience. Most recently, he served as CFO – USA Operations for Fluence Corporation, LLC. Prior to that, Mr. Alinder held leadership positions in multiple organizations, including Pentair, Ltd. and Hillcrest Capital Partners. He also served as an independent consultant, helping large construction and agriculture companies with growth plans and acquisition strategies.
"Jeremy brings versatility and strong strategic skills to this role as a result of the breadth of experience he gained at both privately-held and publically traded companies," said Doug Jaeger, President and CEO of Ulteig. "His financial proficiency and knowledge of the technical services field will have an immediate positive impact on the business."
Mr. Alinder has Bachelor degrees in both Accounting and Finance from the University of St. Thomas, as well as his MBA in Finance from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).
"Ulteig has distinguished itself through its legacy of service in the Lifeline Sectors and its focus on solving complex problems through collaborative partnerships with its clients," said Mr. Alinder. "It's an honor for me to join this talented, passionate team as it executes a strategic plan dedicated to expanding its capabilities and extending its reach."
Mr. Alinder's transition to CFO allows Steve Maag, the company's current CFO, to assume a new role that leverages his expertise and focuses his efforts on several critical business functions, including enterprise risk management, compliance and legal. Through his nine year tenure, Mr. Maag has established a strong financial position for the company, which allows Ulteig to execute its strategic goals, including a thoughtful and planned transition of the CFO role.
Ulteig delivers comprehensive design engineering, program management and technical and field services that strengthen infrastructure vital to everyday life. Ulteig's footprint spans the nation and provides its expertise in multiple Lifeline Sectors®, including power (both electric utilities and renewables), transportation and water to a wide range of public and private clients.