Dr. Kasthuri Henry is an award winning writer, engaging speaker and proven financial performance management leader with over 25-years of Private and Public Sector experience alongside international exposure. Kas earned her B.Sc. majoring in Computer Science, Math and Physics; earned her MBA with an emphasis in Finance and Decision Sciences; earned her. PhD Finance. A Six Sigma Black Belt, Kas’ experiences include CFO at Chicago Teacher’s Pension Fund, Regional CFO at Aon Risk Services, Vice President of Continuous Improvement for the University Division at Career Education Corporation and Sr. Vice President of Planning and Analysis at HSBC Consumer/Mortgage Lending. Her life mission is to empower others to cultivate a viable civil society through mutual respect and collaborative innovation.
Kas is also a Visiting Professor at Southern Illinois University Public Sector Management, DeVry/Keller Graduate School of Management and North Park University School of Business and Non-Profit Management. She has been on various Advisory boards including the North Park University MBA Advisory Board, DeVry University Advisory Board, Professional Organization Board and Non-Profit Boards.
Kas’ contribution at Aon Risk Services and dedication to education through various institutions was recognized by the Institute of Management Accountants, naming her the recipient of ‘Financial Executive of the Year Award 2006’ for the Mid-America region.