Rick Greene

Rick Greene

Chief Financial Officer at Scholarship America

Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Executive Office

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Rick Greene's Overview

  • Chief Financial Officer at APR Energy plc
  • SVP and Chief Financial Officer at Deluxe Corporation
  • Chief Financial Officer at Covalence Specialty Materials Corp.
  • Chief Financial Officer at Tyco Plastics
  • Director of Finance at Honeywell Process Solutions
  • Director of Finance at Honeywell Power Systems
  • Controller, LORI Inc. at AlliedSignal Aerospace
  • Manager, Business Planning - Europe, Africa, ME at AlliedSignal Aerospace
  • Senior Financial Analyst at AlliedSignal Aerospace
  • Senior Research Associate at Greenwich Associates

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Rick Greene's Summary

Results-focused Finance executive with over twenty years of global experience across multiple industries and business life cycles. Proven track record of outstanding results in driving financial improvement and implementing robust processes / controls. Demonstrated ability in business partnering to drive growth and operational improvement.


• Strategic Planning
• Six Sigma / Lean / Process improvement
• Cash Flow / Working Capital
• Manufacturing Rationalization
• Capital Markets
• M&A
• Investor Relations
• Talent Acquisition / Development

Rick Greene's Experience

Chief Financial Officer

Scholarship America

Nonprofit; 51-200 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry

June 2013Present (1 year 4 months) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area

CFO for Scholarship America, the nation's largest provider of private sector scholarships.

Nonprofit; 1-10 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry

October 2012Present (2 years) st. paul, mn

Chief Financial Officer

APR Energy plc

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; Oil & Energy industry

August 2010October 2012 (2 years 3 months) Jacksonville, Florida Area

CFO for publicly traded (London Stock Exchange) leading provider of global, turn-key temporary power generation solutions.

SVP and Chief Financial Officer

Deluxe Corporation

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; DLX; Financial Services industry

October 2006November 2009 (3 years 2 months)

CFO for $1.5 billion leading provider of personalized products and services to help small businesses and financial institutions operate and grow. Market leader in check and check-related products with growing portfolio of service-related offerings. Responsible for all finance, accounting, external reporting, treasury, tax, risk management, audit and real estate activities (staff of 170).

Chief Financial Officer

Covalence Specialty Materials Corp.

April 2005April 2006 (1 year 1 month)

CFO for $2B former segment of Tyco International with global financial responsibility for portfolio of four major businesses. Covalence was a leading manufacturer of plastic film products, tapes, adhesives and flexible packaging with 39 manufacturing facilities and 7,000 employees. • Completed divestiture to a private equity sponsor.

Chief Financial Officer

Tyco Plastics

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; Plastics industry

October 2003April 2005 (1 year 7 months)

Managed Finance and IT functions (staff of 75) for this $1.1 billion manufacturer of plastic film products (Division of Tyco International).

Director of Finance

Honeywell Process Solutions

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; HON; Industrial Automation industry

January 2002October 2003 (1 year 10 months)

Director of Finance

Honeywell Power Systems

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; HON; Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing industry

July 1999January 2002 (2 years 7 months)

Led Finance and IT functions of this “start-up” manufacturer of industrial micro-turbines for the distributed power generation market.

Controller, LORI Inc.

AlliedSignal Aerospace

August 1996July 1999 (3 years)

Manager, Business Planning - Europe, Africa, ME

AlliedSignal Aerospace

November 1993August 1996 (2 years 10 months)

Senior Financial Analyst

AlliedSignal Aerospace

July 1992November 1993 (1 year 5 months)

Senior Research Associate

Greenwich Associates

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Financial Services industry

September 1987October 1990 (3 years 2 months)

Rick Greene's Skills & Expertise

  1. Business Analysis
  2. Mergers
  3. Divestitures
  4. Strategic Planning
  5. Enterprise Risk Management
  6. Internal Controls
  7. Strategy
  8. Process Improvement
  9. Business Planning
  10. Finance
  11. Mergers & Acquisitions
  12. Risk Management
  13. Accounting
  14. Auditing
  15. Leadership

Rick Greene's Education

UCLA Anderson School of Management

MBA, Finance and Strategic Studies


Claremont McKenna College

BA, International Management and Spanish


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