Amy Konow Joins L&B as Vice President, Accounting & Finance
Landrum & Brown (L&B), a global aviation planning and development consultancy, announces the appointment of Amy Konow, CPA, as Vice President of Accounting and Finance.
In this new position, Konow will oversee day-to-day management of L&B’s global accounting organization; including general ledger and financial reporting, cash management, payroll, project billings and compliance. She will lead efforts to strengthen the accounting organization; focusing on the resources, technology and processes needed to improve accounting’s financial reporting, project billing and other information flows needed to support L&B associates, clients and shareholders. Konow will report to Dennis Peters, Chief Financial Officer, and in this newly created position provide him with increased opportunity to dedicate time and effort to strategic and organizational planning, budgeting and forecasting and financial analysis of contracts and proposals.
Konow brings more than 20 years of experience in accounting, audit, risk management, compliance and operations to the position. She most recently served as the Vice President of Financial Institutions Division Agency Operations for a national property insurance company, owned by Munich Re, the second largest reinsurance organization in the world. In this role, she was responsible for all divisional operations, including policy and premium processing, accounting monthly balancing and reporting, coordination of agent interface processes for a policy administration system, and risk and control activities relative to over $300 million in annual premium. Prior to her role as Vice President of Operations, she held roles in both internal and external audit, beginning her career in public accounting at Arthur Andersen in Cincinnati.
“Amy has the qualifications, experience, and management skills L&B needs to enhance and align our accounting and finance functions to support L&B’s growing client operations and increasing global market share,” says Peters.
Konow holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), and Insurance Accounting & Systems Association (IASA).
L&B is a privately owned global consultancy dedicated solely to the needs of the commercial aviation community. The firm’s mission is to provide clients with an unmatched level of service and advice across the full range of aviation planning and development disciplines. With a long and proven history, L&B’s combination of experience, collaboration, and innovation is helping to shape the future of aviation.
Vice President, Accounting & Finance
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