Jason Schieffer, CPA, MBA
Chief Financial Officer
Dober Chemical Corp.
Jason Schieffer joined Dober Chemical Corp in November 2019 as Chief Financial Officer. In his current role as a member of Dober’s Executive Team, Jason strives to optimize the financial performance of a company, including its reporting, liquidity, and return on investment. In addition to overseeing all financial aspects of the company, Jason also oversees Legal for Dober, crafting and negotiating all contracts entered into by Dober.
Previous to joining Dober, Jason was the Corporate Controller for Reynolds Consumer Products, a $3B company based in Lake Forest, IL. While there, he helped guide the company through it’s IPO which took place late in 2019. Jason also spent 12 years at Old World Industries in a variety of leadership roles ranging from Accounting to FP&A to M&A. While at Old World he participated in almost $1B of acquisitions and divestitures.
Jason loves to focus on process optimization and the use of technology to make things faster, more efficient, and deliver a more valuable output for the company. His goal is for him and his Accounting and Finance team to be viewed as strategic partners in the organization, not just overhead to the company. He is currently the Treasurer of FEI Chicago and is also a member of the CFO Leadership Council and the Illinois CPA Society.
Jason is a graduate of Loras College in Dubuque, IA and received his Executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Dober is a dynamic family-owned business that has been going strong for over 65 years. Dober’s entrepreneurial spirit, and belief that none of us is as smart as all of us, helps us challenge the status quo of current industry norms. We believe water can be treated naturally, equipment can be cleaned safely, and operations can be run more efficiently. Our founder’s vision that “Development is the heartbeat of this company” lives on today. We’ve built a global supply chain to lower your costs and to control all critical quality product attributes. Some may call us “small” but we’re proud of the products we’ve built and the partnerships that help us bring them to market.