Phone: 847.612.1060 | Bio
Oil and Gas
Public and Financial Accounting
CPA, CGMA, MBA
Chris has a track record for tackling complex business issues and providing strategic direction leading to innovative solutions and positive results.
Ms. Edmonstone has directed major financial projects for oil and gas, led financial projects for senior leadership in retail, and led audit teams in a variety of engagements, including credit, retail, and banking.
For a major international oil and gas corporation, Ms. Edmonstone was the Program Manager for the implementation and partial redesign of the general ledger system for its downstream fuel and marketing supply operations. She has planned, forecasted, and analyzed anomalies and trends for the fuel marketing and supply margin covering one-half of its US retail operations.
For a major US retailer Ms. Edmonstone has assumed the financial reporting and analytics role for approximately 850 retail department stores. In this capacity she prepared analytics for the CEO's personal use. She was the first person to document the system wide securitization process for its proprietary credit card portfolio.
Ms. Edmonstone was responsible for the planning, forecasting, reporting and analytics role for its $2B consumer warranty and service arm.
Education and Professional Certifications:
Ms. Edmonstone holds an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management with a concentration in Strategy and Marketing. She is a Certified Public Accountant (Illinois), a Chartered Global Management Accountant, and a member of the AICPA.