As Chief Financial Officer, Steve’s scope of responsibility extends beyond finance and accounting and includes global business services, investor relations, and information technology services.
Prior to accepting this role, Steve led Finance and Strategy for Kimberly-Clark International, the fastest growing division of Kimberly-Clark focused on markets outside of North America. He was responsible for driving profitable growth, leading strategic planning, driving cash and capital efficiency, managing enterprise risks, and building global leadership capability. Previously, he served as Vice President and Treasurer for Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Finance Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Steve joined Kimberly-Clark in 1992 and assumed roles of increasing responsibility in business analysis, strategic analysis, and treasury for the Company’s businesses worldwide.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin in 1991. He also earned a master’s degree in management from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2006.
Steve lives in Alpharetta, GA.
Steve will speak at Georgia Tech's IMPACT Speaker Series on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.
About the Impact Speaker Series:
Since 2002, the IMPACT Speaker Series has brought highly successful business leaders from a variety of industries to campus to share their experiences and give advice to students and other entrepreneurs on topics ranging from "building a venture around intellectual capital" to "successful entrepreneurship in large organizations" and "socially responsible leadership". The weekly series provides Georgia Tech students, alumni and the Atlanta business community an opportunity to network and learn from successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and notable business and non-profit leaders. The lecture series is sponsored by the Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship.
The series is free and open to the public, reservations are not required.