Controller

Kathryn C. Redman, CPA

Kathryn C. Redman, CPA

Controller

B.B.A. Accounting – Texas A&M University (Magna Cum Laude)

Ms. Redman oversees the accounting and treasury functions of Finial Group as well as its related entities.   

Ms. Redman has over twenty years of accounting experience.  Prior to joining Finial Group in early 2013, Ms. Redman was employed at LyondellBasell Industries for twelve years where she held various positions in the Controller’s Organization.  As Lead Business Consultant in the Planning and Performance Management group, she was responsible for preparing forecasts of the company’s monthly and quarterly cash flows and working capital and reviewing them with Senior Management.  In addition, Ms. Redman was responsible for the preparation of the forecasted financial statements for the company’s long range plan on a consolidated, business segment and legal entity basis.  In her role as Lead Business Consultant, she worked closely to support Treasury’s refinancing efforts, Corporate Development’s merger and acquisition efforts and Investor Relations’ presentations.  Prior to joining the Planning and Performance Management group, Ms. Redman spent six years as Manager of Financial Reporting.  In this role, she was responsible for preparing the company’s internal consolidated financial statements and communicating the results to Senior Management, External Reporting and other functional groups including Treasury, Corporate Development, Investor Relations and Tax.  Her responsibilities also included aligning the accounting processes and financial reporting practices subsequent to mergers and acquisitions.  In addition, she developed, documented and implemented company-wide account reconciliation procedures and formats to improve the company’s internal controls.

Prior to joining LyondellBasell Industries, Ms. Redman spent six years at Deloitte & Touche LLP in their Audit Assurances group.  As an Audit Manager, she managed all aspects of the audit engagement, including staffing, budgeting, billing and client relations.  She supervised and trained staff on various audit engagements of public, governmental and private clients.  Prior to becoming an Audit Manager, Ms. Redman prepared consolidated financial statements and footnote disclosures, as well as performed detailed analysis of balance sheet and income statement accounts in her role as Audit Senior.  Her clients included Bank United, Enterprise Products Company, Houston Independent School District (HISD), Humble ISD, Security Capital Corporation and Tarrant Distributors.

Ms. Redman graduated magna cum laude from Texas A&M University with a B.B.A. in Accounting.   She is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  She is active in her community, serving on the board of the Barbara Bush Elementary PTO in HISD.