During this lecture, learn about what it takes to become the Chief Financial Officer of a company.
Registration is required.Leadership Certificate Program.
Kevin Held is the chief financial officer of TradingScreen as financial services technology firm. Held joined the company in 2014 and oversees the finance, human resources and administrative groups. He has over twenty five years of finance experience in the securities and financial technology industries.
For over ten years, Held was global controller for Liquidnet Holdings, Inc. and chief financial officer for its U.S brokerage, Liquidnet, Inc., where he was responsible for building the finance department infrastructure to support the global organization.
Prior to Liquidnet, Kevin spent 15 years working with a number of boutique securities firms serving the private equity, institutional and investment banking arenas in a number of executive roles responsible for finance, human resources, regulatory compliance, treasury and strategic planning.
Kevin graduated from Adelphi University in 1987 with a BBA in Accounting and in 2006 with an MBA in Finance. He is a certified public accountant and is licensed as a financial and operations principal (Series 27) and general securities principal (Series 24) with FINRA.
The Leadership Certificate Program is an interdepartmental initiative hosted by the Center for Career and Professional Development, the Center for Student Involvement, the Office of Alumni Relations and the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business.
Its goal is to offer Adelphi undergraduate and graduate students opportunities to develop leadership and professional skills. Participants are able to attend workshops on a wide variety of topics during the course of the year.
To participate in the Leadership Certificate Program, submit the registration page by clicking Join Event and RSVP for a minimum of six events. Each student must complete the workshops within the academic year.
Events added throughout the year