Memphis, TN – Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick) recently announced that W. Jay Potter will join the company as chief financial officer, treasurer, and a member of the executive committee, effective September 10, 2012.
Potter brings to Sedgwick nearly 30 years of experience in finance and accounting, operations management, risk management, and business development and expansion. He most recently served as CFO of Masco Cabinetry, a division of the Masco Corporation. Potter has also served in financial leadership roles for premier corporations including EFW Inc., St. Jude Medical, and AlliedSignal.
He holds both a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a Master of Business Administration degree from Indiana University. Potter is a Certified Public Accountant and earned the Six Sigma Green Belt designation.
“The addition of Jay Potter to our executive committee enhances the already-deep bench strength of our management team,” said David A. North, Sedgwick’s president and chief executive officer. “His extensive and varied experience in financial organizational leadership will be invaluable as we navigate the next stages of our company’s growth and development.”