In April 2023, Young Brothers promoted Chris Edwards to Vice President – Chief Financial Officer. In his new role, Edwards will continue strategic oversight of the company’s accounting, information services, financial planning and analysis, and forecasting functions. His role will expand to incorporate a new treasury function, which is a critical element of Young Brothers’ five-year strategic business plan to increase the company’s sustainability and autonomy for another 120 years. Edwards has been with Young Brothers for nearly five years and previously served as the Director of Finance, where he spearheaded a $100 million capital plan to increase both shoreside and marine investments to optimize the company’s operations.
Prior to Young Brothers, Edwards held accounting and finance positions with Island Energy Services, LLC, Par Hawai‘i, and others. He holds a B.A. in accounting and an M.S. in management information systems from Texas A&M University.