Ian A. Hudson
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Ian A. Hudson is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Federal Signal. He was promoted to this position October 24, 2017, after being appointed Interim Chief Financial Officer in March 2017. Mr. Hudson previously served as Vice President and Corporate Controller for the Company between August 2013 and May 2017. He has most recently been responsible for the Company’s financial planning, analysis and reporting, and has played a key role in formulating financial strategy and several recent strategic transactions. Prior to joining the Company in August 2013, Mr. Hudson served as Director of Accounting – Latin America and Asia Pacific at Groupon, Inc. from June 2012 to August 2013. Prior to that role, Mr. Hudson worked at Ernst & Young, LLP from 1998 to 2012, most recently as Senior Audit Manager in the retail, consumer products, and industrial products group.
Mr. Hudson earned a bachelor’s degree in Law and French, achieving joint honors, from the University of Wales, Cardiff in the United Kingdom, and has previously earned the qualifications of Chartered Accountant in the United Kingdom and Certified Public Accountant in the United States.