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Chris Derr

Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Chris Derr has responsibility for operational accounting and planning, financial reporting, forecasting, internal audit, statutory compliance, cash management and tax functions within Prometric. During the process of Prometric's sale to ETS, Mr. Derr stepped into a highly visible leadership role and took ownership of Prometric's financial operations. As a member of the management team since 2007, he has been an integral part of driving administrative, financial and risk management operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.  Most recently, he has spearheaded the effort to integrate Prometric's financial systems into a new operating environment.

Mr. Derr began his time at Prometric as Vice President, Worldwide Controller. In this capacity he was responsible for financial reporting, client billing, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and accounting controls in support of Prometric’s global operations. He served in previous positions with the Thomson Corporation, including Vice President of Finance for the Thomson Healthcare Medical Education division (2000-2004), and CFO for several strategic marketing groups in Thomson Newspapers (1995-2000).  Prior to Thomson, he held various senior financial executive positions, including CFO for a division of the Tribune Company.

Mr. Derr holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Rollins College and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Central Florida. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Management Accountant (CMA).