Chief Financial Officer
Walter joined DMC Global in 2023 as Chief Financial Officer. He previously was with Jacobs (NYSE: J), a $15 billion engineering and professional services firm. From 2020 to 2023, he was CFO of Jacob’s largest division, the People & Places Solutions business, with annual revenue of $9 billion. He led the creation of Jacob’s financial planning and analysis organization, enhanced its management reporting processes and oversaw a global finance team of more than 800 employees.
Walter has more than 30 years of experience leading finance organizations. Prior to joining Jacobs, he was Vice President and Corporate Controller of Veritiv (NYSE: VRTV), a $9 billion packaging, printing and logistics company. He was instrumental in preparing Veritiv for its 2014 initial public offering and led the drafting of the company’s S-1 registration statement. He also established Veritiv’s SEC reporting function and helped implement its Sarbanes-Oxley readiness program.
Walter graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business administration from Furman University and holds a Master of Business Administration from Duke University. He is a CPA and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Treasury Professional designations.