Alternative Hydrogen Solutions named Christopher L. Franklin chief financial officer. Franklin brings more than 20 years of finance and public accounting experience in both the public and private sector to AHS.

Franklin previously served as CFO for several international manufacturing and distribution companies. Most recently, he held the positions of CFO and formal treasurer of Swarovski Optik North America. Franklin is also experienced in strategic planning as well as overall company operations.

He is an expert in the areas of financial management and analysis, cash flow management, budgeting, forecasting and process analysis. Franklin holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Rhode Island and a M.S. in taxation from Bryant University.

Alternative Hydrogen Solutions is the exclusive seller of Highline Technical Innovations' Hy-Impact line of hydrogen systems, which hydrogen as a catalyst in order to more effectively burn fuel in engines.