Alight (NYSE: ALIT), a leading cloud-based human capital technology and services provider, announced today that Chief Financial Officer, Katie Rooney, has been recognized as a 2023 Notable Chief Financial Officer (CFO) by Crain’s Chicago Business.
This award recognizes best in class CFOs in the Chicago area who have demonstrated the ability to serve as a mentor, promote diversity and inclusion and effect change within their organization as well as in the community.
“This recognition is a testament of Katie’s effective leadership and mentorship at Alight and in the greater community,” said Stephan Scholl, Chief Executive Officer, Alight. “Through Katie’s outstanding leadership, Alight has built a strong transformation strategy that aligns all areas of the business and drives increased value for our clients and their employees.”
In addition to her leadership at Alight, Katie is an active member of The Chicago Network, a women mentorship organization designed to empower women to lead. Katie also serves on the Board of Trustees for Window to The World Communications, Inc., owner of WTTW and WFMT, a PBS Station.
Katie was previously named a Crain’s Chicago Business 40 under 40 award recipient as well as a 40 under 40 for Treasury & Risk Magazine.