Andy Kaiser is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Cincinnati Bell Inc. He reports directly to Leigh Fox, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cincinnati Bell. As CFO, Mr. Kaiser is responsible for Cincinnati Bell's corporate accounting, finance, treasury and tax functions, as well as investor relations, real estate, supply chain management and sourcing functions. Along with his finance responsibilities, Mr. Kaiser is also responsible for managing the company’s carrier wholesale network business, with roughly $130 million in annual sales.
Mr. Kaiser’s career with Cincinnati Bell began in July of 2000, holding a variety of finance and accounting positions during his initial five-year tenure, including Director of FP&A. In July of 2005, he left Cincinnati Bell to co-found Howard Roark Consulting, LLC, a Cincinnati, Ohio based management consulting firm with a focus on launching new technology-based ventures. Mr. Kaiser was an original member of the i-wireless, LLC leadership team (the national mobile phone brand of a major food retailer), responsible for launching and growing the business from a start-up to a national wireless provider, and serving as Chief Financial Officer. Since rejoining Cincinnati Bell in January 2014, Mr. Kaiser has served as Vice President – Corporate Finance, leading its data analytics and corporate development functions, and most recently as Vice President – Consumer Marketing and Data Analytics.
Mr. Kaiser holds a bachelor's degree from Wright State University and an MBA from the University of Cincinnati. He serves on the Board of Directors of Cancer Free Kids, a non-profit organization with the mission of eradicating cancer as a life-threatening disease in children by funding promising research that might otherwise go unfunded.
Mr. Kaiser lives in Cincinnati with his wife and five children.