Harold joined ACT in May 2013 as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In this role, he has oversight for finance, accounting and human resources. He also plays a key role on ACT’s Vision Team (Strategic Planning Team). Prior to joining ACT, Harold was the CFO of a local financial institution for over 7 years. He was in charge of all finance and accounting functions and was the Chairman of the financial institution’s Asset Liability Management Committee. Prior to the financial institution, Harold has held senior executive finance positions with leading firms in the auto and aviation industries. Harold first started his professional career working as an auditor for a Certified Public Accounting firm. Harold’s broad range and over 15 years of Executive Management experience is vital in helping ACT with its continued growth.
Harold received a Bachelor’s degree in Economics with a Concentration in Accounting from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Although no longer in public practice, Harold is also a Certified Public Accountant logging in more than 90 hours of continuing education each year in order to keep his CPA certificate active. Harold lives in San Jose with his wife and 4 children. Harold enjoys golf, coaching his sons’ little league baseball team and training for triathlons.