Known as a strong leader who breaks down silos commonly found in organizations, Edgar is a natural at building bridges between the finance function and the business strategy. Using his phenomenal people skills, he is exceptional at developing high performing teams and strong cross-functional partnerships that drive growth, improve financial processes and support business operations.
His career in corporate finance and treasury, supporting domestic and international operations in over 25 countries, includes includes building leading global finance teams for Nike, bringing accuracy to forecasting for Converse and leading the treasury function for Emerald Performance Materials where Edgar was an integral part of three corporate sales ranging from in price from $300 million to over $1 Billion. Using best-in-class practices, he excels at developing and implementing strategic visions, plans and process improvements.
Edgar is easy to pinpoint in any crowd – he is the one smiling with the upbeat energy. If you are lucky, he might invite you to one of his Sunday family dinners that he personally prepares after spending time doing yard work, hiking or hanging out at the beach. However, because he is a die-hard NY Jets and NY Mets fan, that’s the only thing you’ll catch him paying attention to on game days.