ETC Vice President of Finance Jeffrey Welch holds a bachelor of business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master of business administration from DePaul University in Chicago. He passed the CPA (Certified Public Accountant) exam in 1998. He began his career at the First National Bank of Chicago, in their Corporate Banking Group, working with multinational companies. From there, he moved to what is now US Bank in Madison, where he served as vice president, managing their Commercial Banking team.
Welch joined Bank One Madison – which later became JPMorganChase – in 1998, as regional president of their Madison market. With JPMorganChase, he was in charge of acquiring new clients and transitioning into new market segments. Welch went on to work at AnchorBank as the Madison market president. He was instrumental in establishing AnchorBank’s commercial banking presence in the Madison market, and spearheading a rebranding campaign for the company.
At ETC, Welch oversees a team of employees who are responsible for financial-statement preparation and analysis, budgeting, treasury management, audits, tax returns and banking relationships.
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