Tony Bowen was appointed H&R Block’s Chief Financial Officer effective May 1, 2016. In this role, Bowen is responsible for leading all financial functions and setting overall financial strategy for the company.
Since joining the company in 2004, Bowen has held many senior leadership roles, most recently as the Vice President of Finance for H&R Block’s U.S. Tax Services division since 2013.
In this position, he was in charge of business planning and analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and acquisitions and development for the 10,000-plus U.S. retail locations. Before that, Bowen was the Vice President and General Manager of H&R Block’s DIY Tax Services business managing the online, mobile and desktop software products.
Previously, Bowen served in a variety of roles for the company and its subsidiaries, including Assistant Vice President of Corporate Development, Program Director of Finance, Director of Hedging, and Senior Treasury Analyst.
Prior to joining H&R Block, Bowen held positions with American Century Investments and George K. Baum and Company.
Bowen holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he majored in Finance / Money and Banking. Bowen is also a CFA Charterholder and member of the CFA Institute.