Don Halsted, CFO, Ionic Materials
Don Halsted
Chief Financial Officer, Ionic Materials

Don Halsted received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Economics and and MBA from Cornell University in the late 1970s. The first 19 years of his career was in operational finance in IBM including positions with the IBM PC Company in the early 1980s and again in early 1990s. In the mid-1990s he served as the Controller of IBM Europe. The next 7 years were spent in Polaroid with the last 2 years as the Corporate Controller including the Chapter 11 filing and subsequent exit. The last 18 years has been spent as CFO in 4 different technology companies starting with 3 Com in 2004 followed by Cedar Point Communications and Nucleus Scientific. After a couple years of part time consulting Don joined Ionic Materials as CFO in 2021.