Susanne Jørgensen, Chief Financial Officer, G4S North America
With major businesses in the United States, Canada and Latin America, the Region has approximately 110,000 employees and more than $3.5 billion in annual revenue. Susanne is responsible for all financial matters in the Region as well as mergers and acquisitions, insurance, risk and the Shared Services Department in the United States.
Susanne joined G4S in 1998 where she was responsible for Group 4 Falck’s Reporting, Controlling and Internal Audit activities worldwide. She moved to the United States in 2004 to become the Chief Financial Officer of Wackenhut, which had been recently acquired by Group 4 Falck. She became Chief Financial Officer for G4S North America in 2008 and for G4S Americas in 2010.
Susanne began her career as an economist in Denmark. She then worked for AT&T and Lucent Technologies where she served as manager corporate finance (based in The Netherlands); manager financial services (based in Hong Kong); and, Regional Treasurer Europe, Middle East & Africa (based in Belgium). Susanne attended the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, where she earned a master’s degree in economics and finance.