Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Joe Kayser is Chief Financial Officer for AIT Worldwide Logistics. He is directly responsible for management of the organization’s financial, treasury, accounting and human resource functions. He became a co-owner of AIT in 2012 as a member of the team that executed a leveraged buyout of the company.
Kayser received a Bachelor of Science from Millikin University and graduated magna cum laude when he earned his Masters of Business Administration from University of Notre Dame. Prior to joining AIT in 1999, he held management positions with Cendant Mobility Services Corp. and Archer Daniels Midland Company. In addition to his AIT duties, he also participates as an active member of Financial Executives International (FEI) and Vistage Worldwide, Inc. In 2017, he was nominated as a finalist for FEI's Chicago CFO of the Year® award.
Outside of the office, Kayser supports charitable organizations dedicated to battling against multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. He lives in the Chicago area with his family where they enjoy boating together during the warmer months.
- Panelist at the 2015 Chief Financial Officer Leadership Think Tank presented by Argyle Executive Forum (May 2015)
- AIT Worldwide Logistics Announces Management Buyout (May 2012)