Steve joined CSI in 1983 as a corporate attorney before becoming general counsel in 1988. Beginning in 1999, he led CSI’s international expansion to Europe, Latin America, and Asia until becoming president and COO in 2008. In 2016, he was named vice chairman and CEO, then to chairman in 2018. Prior to CSI, Steve was an associate with law firm Susman, Schermer, Rimmel & Parker and a clerk to the Honorable George F. Gunn, Jr., on the Missouri Court of Appeals. He serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council for the College of Business at the University of Missouri – St Louis, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1977. Steve also received a Juris Doctorate from Washington University in 1980.
Arnaldo joined CSI in 2002 as managing director of CSI Latina Financial, a holding company for CSI’s Latin American subsidiaries. In addition to serving as CSI Latina Financial’s president, he was promoted to president of CSI’s international division in 2009, overseeing subsidiaries in Europe, Latin America and Asia. In 2016, he was named president, overseeing worldwide sales and marketing. Prior to CSI, Arnaldo was managing director at El Camino Resources de America Latina, Inc; associate director of lease finance at Swiss Bank Corporation (SBC); and an analyst in the Capital Markets Group at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. Arnaldo received a bachelor’s degree in business from Audrey Cohen College in 1992.
Fred joined CSI in 1990 as vice president and treasurer. In 1994, he was promoted to senior vice president and then to executive vice president and chief financial officer in 2003. During that time, Fred oversaw the accounting, tax, treasury and financial reporting areas of CSI. In 2016, Fred was named chief operating officer. Prior to CSI, Fred worked for Mark Twain Bancshares and was president of its leasing company. He also spent three years with Price Waterhouse. Fred is a Certified Public Accountant and received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Illinois in 1979, and a Master of Business Administration from Washington University in 1987.
Ong Cheng Chiin joined CSI as regional sales manager in 2011 overseeing portfolio management for the Asia Pacific region. In 2013, she was appointed regional sales director and subsequently chief commercial officer of the ASEAN region. In her current role as managing director, Cheng Chiin oversees the growth and development of CSI’s operations throughout Asia Pacific. Prior to CSI, Cheng Chiin worked as both regional sales manager and country manager for Key Equipment Finance. She is a graduate of Tunku Abdul Rahman Business School and a member of the ICSA London.
Monika joined CSI in 2007 as regional associate to the general manager for the Central and Eastern European region. In 2013, she was promoted to international finance manager and relocated to CSI‘s headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A. After 2 years, she returned to Europe and became international operations and finance manager for Europe and Asia until being named chief operating officer for Asia Pacific in 2018. Prior to CSI, Monika worked for an international law office as the associate to the managing partner. In 1998, she earned a degree from the University of Economics in Bratislava, Slovakia with a focus on finance, banking and investments. She continues to extend her formal knowledge through the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Ying-Chi Wang (Clyde) joined CSI Asia Pacific in 2015 in the position of chief commercial officer for Greater China based in CSI China’s Shanghai office. Clyde earned a master’s degree in technology management at Arizona State University and is a seasoned leasing professional. Most recently, he was with CIT Finance and Leasing Corporation where he was responsible for IT sales and business development for Greater China to include China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Prior to that, he was a regional finance manager for Greater China with multiple IT vendor firms including EMC Global Financial Services, Oracle Financing Division and Sun Microsystems Global Financial Services.