Harry Simpson is the President and CEO of Crimson Renewable Energy Holdings and its subsidiaries. As CEO of both Crimson and SeQuential, Harry leads their combined operations.
Harry brings to Crimson and SeQuential over 25 years of senior management, entrepreneurial, and public and private funding experience. Prior to founding Crimson, Harry began his career in interbank foreign exchange derivatives trading. His last 3 years in trading were spent managing the New York foreign exchange options trading group at major interbank broker. Subsequently, he served in a variety of senior executive capacities at venture capital backed technology companies, one of which he co-founded and took public.
Harry founded Crimson based on his desire to have a greater impact on the world at large and his belief that the many benefits of producing biodiesel – enhanced energy security, local and regional economic development, and significant reductions in harmful emissions – would be a meaningful way to be more impactful.
Harry is a Chicago native and a graduate of Indiana University, Bloomington. . In addition to driving Crimson’s and SeQuential’s pursuit of excellence, Harry enjoys spending time with his family, preferably while also skiing, biking, hiking, scuba diving, or fly-fishing.