Joe Massaquoi is a seasoned global finance leader with over 25 years of experience as a growth-oriented CFO, strategy executive, and investment banker advising corporations in capital-intensive and highly regulated industries. Joe’s career reflects a demonstrated record of leading key corporate initiatives, including optimizing financial organizations and processes to meet public company regulatory requirements, securing capital necessary to accelerate growth, and driving M&A transactions from strategic inception through to successful integration. He has enabled over $37 billon in external capital infusion into private and public companies, guided the establishment of seven strategic joint ventures, and executed over 40 M&A domestic and cross-border transactions. Internationally, he has lived, worked, and completed project assignments in North America, Europe, Southeast Asia, and Sub-Saharan Africa. Joe is qualified to serve as a Financial Expert and brings significant governance experience based on his prior board engagements. He regularly speaks at industry and peer networking events, and writes on topics related to key market trends, leadership and inclusion, and corporate finance.