Director – Global Accounting Policy & Advisory – Financial Instruments and M&A
This Director role is a member of Global Accounting Policy & Advisory (GAPA) group within Global Controllership at American Express Company (the Company).
The GAPA Director will serve as the point of contact for controllers, providing technical accounting advisory services and thought leadership for a range of transactions executed primarily by the Company’s Global Treasury Organization, Corporate Development, and American Express National Bank. GAPA works closely with its Treasury and Corporate Development business partners on a one-on-one consultation basis, or as part of a broader team including other constituents such as tax, in-house and external counsel, business teams, legal entity teams and risk management. Transactions range from business and asset acquisitions and divestitures, recognition and impairment testing of goodwill, common control transactions, stock compensation, consolidations, debt issuance, foreign currency and interest rate hedging, asset-backed securitization and the purchase and sale of debt instruments.