Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies’ Board of Directors recently named Tony Cords to the position of Chief Financial Officer effective January 5, the company announced this week.
Cords has more than 20 years’ progressive finance experience with his latest position as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Global Batteries at Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. His experience includes various finance positions, which supported operations, supply chain, marketing, and sales for North America and global entities.
Cords earned his BBA in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and his Executive MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a Wisconsin Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant. He is also a member of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Advisory Board.
“We are excited to have Tony’s capabilities and experience to strengthen our leadership team as we continue to grow Universal,” said UniversalAET President and Chief Operating Officer Dick Strojinc.