A certified public accountant licensed in Illinois, Timothy Salvesen serves as the vice president, corporate controller, and treasurer of GridLiance in Chicago. He oversees the finance and accounting group and ensures that GridLiance’s financial records are maintained in compliance with GAAP and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission reporting standards. Along with administering payroll and treasury cash flow, Timothy Salvesen directs the utilization of enterprise resource planning and capital asset management software systems. He also implements benefits programs for the managerial staff.
Prior to joining GridLiance, Timothy Salvesen worked as an audit senior manager for FGMK, LLC, and as an external controller for a start-up utility company, where he performed financial reporting, vendor selection, and business strategy advising. Earlier, he spent more than a decade with KPMG, LLP, during which time he advanced from audit intern to audit senior manager. In this position, Mr. Salvesen led teams of 20 or more members on auditing engagements for public and private companies in the industrial, technology, consumer products, and media sectors. He assisted clients with budget preparation, accounting discrepancy resolution, reviews of internal controls, and other functions.
Timothy Salvesen is professionally engaged as a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Illinois CPA Society. Among his philanthropic endeavors, he has volunteered with Mothers Against Drunk Driving and provided support for his alma mater, Northern Illinois University.