FEI is one of the most influential voices for corporate finance in the country, but it’s even better here in the Valley. FEISV isn’t just the leading organization for financial professionals in Silicon Valley. It has been recognized as the most innovative FEI chapter in the world.
Since 1976 we’ve helped Silicon Valley’s financial professionals build relationships that last a lifetime by providing opportunities for networking, development, and advocacy across generations. Our members come from public and private companies throughout Silicon Valley, the Peninsula, East Bay and the San Ramon Valley.
The Financial Voice of Silicon Valley
As one the largest chapters in the United States, FEISV is a group of senior leaders from a diverse mix of industries and company sizes. Our members come from public and private companies throughout Silicon Valley, the Peninsula, East Bay and San Ramon Valley.
The Nation’s Most Innovative FEI Chapter
Silicon Valley Chapter is one of the top-honored chapters of FEI. In 2016-2017, we received the following awards:
Most Innovative Chapter Award
FEI Silicon Valley is building on a 46-year history of creativity and innovation by offering opportunities for our members to network, develop, and advocate. This exclusive and new award was based on the creativity of our member engagement programs across generations and interest groups such as Rising Stars, CFO Academy, and Affinity Groups.
Finance Executive of the Year (FEOY) for Large Public Companies
Gordon Heneweer, CFO of CooperVision, won the National Award after being named FEISV’s Finance Executive of the Year. His accomplishments include consistent revenue growth above market, continuous gross margin improvement, and annual double-digit operating income growth.
Diversity and Inclusion Champion Award
Kim Le, founder and CEO of A2Q2, has greatly contributed to FEISV by recruiting and inviting people of color and women to join the organization. She is also the President of Silicon Valley Directors’ Exchange.
Distinguished Service Award
George de Urioste, CFO of Pluribus Networks, has had a long and successful involvement with FEI as a member for over 20 years, including serving on the FEI National Board of Directors.