J. Chris Freeders
Senior Vice President, Finance and Controller
Chris Freeders is Senior Vice President, Finance and Controller; a position he was appointed to in 2017. Mr. Freeders is responsible for external audit and financial reporting, accounting research and financial support of corporate operations. Since joining the Company in 2005, Mr. Freeders held various positions in Finance including Vice President, Finance and Assistant Controller, Senior Director of Financial Reporting and Director of Financial Reporting.
Prior to joining Oshkosh, Mr. Freeders worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1992 to 2005, where he became audit senior manager, responsible for coordinating audits of private and public companies. While at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mr. Freeders spent three years on assignment in Dusseldorf, Germany.
Mr. Freeders has a bachelor's of business administration in accounting from UW-Whitewater and a master's of business administration from UW-Oshkosh. He received his certified public accountant certification in 1994.