Jeffrey Rutherford currently serves Diebold Nixdorf as interim chief financial officer. In this role, he is responsible for optimizing the organization’s global financial systems and driving the alignment of the company’s strategy to its financial performance.
Rutherford has a 35-year career in corporate finance and accounting, with over 20 years in senior leadership roles. He joined the company from Edgewater Technology, a leading technology consulting firm, where he continues to serve as chairman through Edgewater's previously announced merger. Before Edgewater, he held the chief financial officer position at a number of companies, including Ferro Corporation, Park-Ohio Holdings Corp, UAP Holding, LESCO and Office Max. Prior to his career in senior corporate leadership, he was an accountant at Arthur Andersen.
Rutherford currently resides in Novelty, Ohio. He obtained a Business Administration / Accounting degree from Baldwin Wallace University in 1983.