American Electric Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AETI), a provider of power delivery solutions for the global energy industry has hired Bill Brod as senior vice president and CFO. Brod will be located in the AETI office in Houston.
Brod brings over 20 years of finance, accounting and business development experience in the oil & gas and power-generation industries. He was most recently CFO for OceanGeo BV, a global provider of ocean bottom seismic services. Prior to OceanGeo, Brod served in a variety of roles with international power company AES Corp., including as vice president, CFO, and director for multiple business units in the US and Mexico. Brod previously was a partner at accounting firm George, Morgan & Sneed, and began his career in public accounting as an auditor with Ernst & Young.
Brod is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Tarleton State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston with a certificate in global energy management. He also currently serves as a governor appointee to the Texas Judicial Compensation Commission.