Executive Vice President, President & CEO, HPE Financial Services
Gerri Gold serves as Executive Vice President, President and CEO of HPE Financial Services. In this role, she leads HPE Financial Services, the global financing and asset management organization that supports HPE's edge-to-cloud strategy, and helps customers and partners accelerate their transformation.
Headquartered in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, HPE Financial Services has regional locations in Dublin, Ireland, and Singapore and services 55 countries. HPEFS teams operate the world's largest IT manufacturer refurbishing facilities, processing 3 to 4 million assets every year, with the vast majority refurbished and reused.
Gerri has developed a passion for taking niche opportunities and scaling them into global businesses. This includes the Asset Management unit of HPEFS which is now a core component of HPE's edge-to-cloud strategy.
Prior to this role, Gerri Gold was the SVP and Chief Operating Officer of HPE Financial Services. Her achievements are built on a base of strong financial acumen, customer and market intimacy, and a willingness to make bold moves. She was responsible for introducing the IT-financing industry's first "asset upcycling" solution and Circular Economy Report, tapping into the changing value systems of today's buyer. She also held a range of leadership roles at HP, Compaq Financial Services, and AT&T and was one of the founding members of AT&T Capital Corp. She has led through a number of mergers & divestures at AT&T and with Compaq-HP.
Gerri currently serves on two boards. At Climb Global Solutions (NASDAQ: CLMB), she is the chair of the Risk and Security Committee and sits on the Compensation Committee. She also serves as Chairperson of the Board at the Hewlett Packard International Bank DAC (HPIB). The bank is a fully licensed European Bank operating in over 20 European countries with over $4.7 billion in assets.
Gerri is a graduate of the University of Michigan, and earned her MBA in Finance from New York University. She lives in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, with her husband Stan & Australian Shepherd, Levi. Her hobbies include mentoring young entrepreneurial talent, notably those in biotech, software and legal professions.