Biolase CFO Frederick Furry to Add COO Role
Biolase Technology, a dental laser manufacturer and distributor, has extended chief financial officer (CFO) Frederick Furry’s role to include chief operating officer (COO). Furry will continue in his role as CFO and reports directly to chief executive officer (CEO) Federico Pignatelli.
Furry joined Biolase as CFO in November 2010. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) and has more than 18 years’ experience working for accounting firms, including Windes & McClaughry, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and Miller, Kaplan, Arase & Co.
Furry began his 11-year tenure at Windes & McClaughry, a regional accounting firm and recognised leader in the field of public accounting, as an audit and assurance manager in 1998. He was promoted to partner in 2004. Prior to this, he was an audit manager at PWC, a global public accounting firm and a leader in the industry.
He holds a BS degree in business administration and an MBA degree in Management and Accounting from the University of California, Riverside.