Marie Meisenbach Graul is a distinguished executive and finance professional with over 30 years of experience in leading financial and operational efforts in public and private equity-owned companies across various industries. As Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of American Expediting, Marie leverages her vast experience to increase profitability, streamlining financial operations, including financial planning and analysis (FP&A), reporting, and compliance.
Before joining American Expediting, Marie demonstrated her strategic leadership as the EVP/CFO at MV Transportation, Inc., a $1.4B North American transportation provider. Prior to MV Transportation, Marie served as the EVP/CFO at Life Fitness, Inc., a leading fitness equipment manufacturer, where she handled financial operations and played a crucial role in enhancing business efficiency. Her impressive career history also includes her tenure as CFO of MXD Group, Inc., a nationwide retail transportation services company, underlining her extensive expertise in the transportation sector.
Marie holds a Bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and an MBA from the University of Oklahoma, reflecting her strong academic background. She’s renowned for her robust financial acumen, operational intelligence, and exceptional ability to lead and inspire teams. Marie’s skillset undoubtedly contributes to American Expediting’s financial and operational growth.