Sloan announced that Bernard Peters has joined their organization as Vice President, Global Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The announcement was made today by Jim Allen, President and CEO.
“Bernard brings a strong background in manufacturing and operations to Sloan,” Allen said. “I have confidence that his leadership and international experience will improve our entire operation and help us better serve our customers worldwide.”
Peters has over 20 years of accounting, finance and general management experience across multiple industries in four continents. As Vice President, Global Finance and CFO, his responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of finance, accounting, tax, treasury and payroll. He previously served as CFO at EveryWare Global, the second largest U.S. glass manufacturer. Prior to that, he was the CFO at Heartland Automotive Services, the largest Jiffy Lube franchisee in the U.S. and at the Pampered Chef, Ltd.
“I am excited to be a part of this global organization,” Peters commented. “I look forward to working with the team to develop a proactive, customer focused finance operation.”
Peters graduated from the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC with a BS in Business Administration and received his Master in International Business Studies (MIBS) degree from the University of South Carolina. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. Peters will be based in Franklin Park, Illinois.