Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Krese has over 20 years of combined business, financial and legal experience. He has a solid foundation in accounting and internal controls stemming from experience at a big four accounting firm and multiple Fortune 500 companies. Kevin has expertise in M&A, profitability enhancement, strategic planning, KPI scorecards, and financial reporting and analysis. He has also led high-performing teams in finance, accounting, IT, marketing, human resources, and operations as he held a COO role. Kevin has managed numerous difficult situations throughout his career including crisis and high leverage situations.
At Eckert Seamans, Kevin directs all aspects of the firm’s financial operations and serves as a key business adviser to firm leadership. In addition to being a strategic partner with firm executives, he oversees a team of professionals, including those whose roles focus on financial planning and analysis, reporting, accounting, treasury, tax, financial risk management, financial systems, budgeting, and billing and collections.
- CFA Institute
- CFA Society of Cleveland
- CFA Charterholder
- CPA (inactive)
- St. Albert the Great Finance Council (2019 to present)
- Coach Sam’s Scholars: Board Member, Finance Committee, Strategic Committee Chair (2017 – 2020)