Zale Appoints Thomas Haubenstricker as CFO
Zale Corporation has appointed Thomas Haubenstricker as senior vice president (SVP) and chief financial officer (CFO). Haubenstricker will report to Matt Appel, chief administrative officer (CAO).
Haubenstricker joins from Turnberry Advisors where he served as a managing director (MD) since January 2010. Prior to that, Haubenstricker spent 24 years at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), later acquired by Hewlett-Packard, in various finance and strategy leadership roles including co-CFO, vice president (VP) and CFO, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, and VP, finance for the combined Hewlett-Packard and EDS Business Services Group. During his career, he led business performance improvement programmes focused on revenue growth, margin expansion and free cash flow generation.
Haubenstricker holds a BBA degree in Accounting from Central Michigan University and is a certified management accountant (CMA).