Vice President for Finance and Administration

Charles Somers is a senior financial professional with over twenty years of progressive finance and administration experience. For the past six years, Charles has worked at DEKRA Certification, Inc., as the Controller and as the Interim Chief Financial Officer. Prior to DEKRA he worked at GlaxoSmithKline with multiple roles in the finance area. Charles’ areas of finance and leadership expertise include: financial reporting, GAAP accounting, forecasting/budgeting, internal control, financial analysts, project management, and strategic planning. Charles is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). He graduated from St. Joseph’s University with his Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Finance and his Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting.