Kurt Bruenning is President and Chief Financial Officer of EaglePicher® Technologies. Kurt joined EaglePicher in June 2018 and was named president March 2019.
Kurt has responsibility for the growth and operations of EaglePicher while leading all aspects of finance, accounting, contracts, information technology and legal functions for EaglePicher. His multifunctional team spans throughout EaglePicher’s nine North American sites.
Kurt has an extensive leadership background as a growth oriented business leader. He has more than 20 years of experience in positions of increasing responsibility in corporate finance, accounting, capital markets, treasury, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, risk management, public reporting, financial planning and analysis, private equity transactions and business development.
Prior to joining EaglePicher, Kurt was chief financial officer, senior vice president of finance, information technology and legal for Aclara, an innovative technology company with data driven solutions to predict, plan and respond to system conditions across electric, gas or water distribution networks. Before joining Aclara, Kurt was vice president of finance and treasury at Foresight Energy LP, a leading coal producer with $1 billion in annual revenue, where he was responsible for all aspects of corporate finance.
Kurt holds a Master of Business Administration - Finance from St. Louis University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri St. Louis.