Christian A. Garcia has more than 30 years of financial leadership experience in the oilfield services, automotive electronics, software and consulting, and business equipment industries. Mr. Garcia is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Weatherford International, a leading oilfield service company, where he led all financial activities, including accounting, treasury, tax, internal audit and investor relations. He also oversaw corporate development and information technology.
Prior to joining Weatherford, Mr. Garcia served in multiple executive roles including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Visteon, a leader in automotive cockpit electronics, and acting Chief Financial Officer of Halliburton, an oilfield services company. At Halliburton, he progressed through a variety of leadership positions including Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer, and Senior Vice President of Investor Relations. Earlier in his career, he held financial and planning roles with Landmark Graphics, Bell and Howell, and San Miguel Corporation in the Philippines. Mr. Garcia served as board member and chairman of the audit committee for Keane Group from 2017 to 2019. He currently serves as a member of the Dean's Advisory Council for Purdue University's Krannert School of Management.
Mr. Garcia has been consistently selected to the All-America Executive Team by Institutional Investor magazine. In 2011, he was awarded "IR Professional of the Year" given to the top investor relations professional in the United States based on the magazine's survey of more than 1,300 security analysts and investment professionals.
Mr. Garcia has a bachelor's degree in business economics from the University of the Philippines, and a master's degree in management from Purdue University.