Jeffrey Lipkin joined Scientific Games in April 2009 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Mr. Lipkin works closely with finance and the executive leadership teams to manage the Company’s financial strategy in order to maximize the success of the Company’s business operations, overall profitability and returns. He plays a leading role in managing Scientific Games’ assets, providing oversight of its balance sheet, ensuring accurate financial reporting and analyses, overseeing procurement activities and is a primary interface with financial institutions, investors and analysts.
Prior to joining Scientific Games, Mr. Lipkin was a Managing Director at Credit Suisse in the media and telecom group within the investment banking division. In that capacity, he focused on providing a broad range of corporate finance and advisory services. Mr. Lipkin joined Credit Suisse in September 2003. Prior to Credit Suisse, Mr. Lipkin spent five years in the investment banking division at Merrill Lynch & Co. and spent four years as an auditor with Coopers & Lybrand L.L.P.
Mr. Lipkin has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Syracuse University and an MBA in finance and entrepreneurial management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Lipkin is a Certified Public Accountant.