Mary Jo Green
Senior Vice President & Treasurer; Sony Corporation of America
Mary Jo Green earned a bachelors degree in economics from Rutgers in 1969 and an MBA in Accounting a year later. She began her career in 1970 as a senior accountant at McCrory Corporation. Executive-level positions followed at American Cyanamid, Schering-Plough and Pitney Bowes. In 1999, Sony recruited her to serve as senior vice president and treasurer. In that capacity, she is also senior vice president and general manager of Sony Global Treasury Services, and assists the top management of Sony's U.S.-based operating units - including Sony Electronics, Sony Music and Sony Pictures - develop financial strategies and evaluate investment opportunities. Professionally, she serves on the board of Financial Executives International, a prestigious organization comprised principally of corporate CFOs, treasurers and comptrollers. In 2004, she became only the second female in that organization's history to serve as chair.
Recognized: June 11, 2003