Mr. Berryman is President and Chief Financial Officer for Jacobs with leadership responsibility for all aspects of corporate finance including accounting, investor relations, strategy, mergers and acquisitions, global business services, tax, information technology and real estate functions. In addition, he also oversees corporate communications, internal audit, enterprise business services and digital information technology. He serves as Executive Sponsor for PlanBeyond, Jacobs’ global sustainable business strategy, and represents Jacobs as a founding member of the United Nations Global Compact CFO Coalition for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Previously, Mr. Berryman was EVP and CFO at International Flavors and Fragrances Inc., an S&P 500 company and global creator of flavors and fragrances used in a wide variety of consumer products. Prior to that he worked at Nestlé for 25 years where he held various financial and operational roles including Treasury, M&A, Strategic Planning and CFO of Nestle’s largest acquisition, Ralston Purina.
Mr. Berryman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Occidental College and a Master of Business Administration in finance from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he serves as a board member for the Center for Global Management. He is also a member of the board of PA Consulting Group.
With more than 40 years of professional experience in strategy, finance and operations, he brings a track record of financial leadership and successful business transformations to the board.
Director since 2022