Essler Joins Knutson as Chief Financial Officer
MINNEAPOLIS, MN Knutson Construction announces that Paul Essler joins the firm as Chief Financial Officer at Knutson. Essler will oversee Knutson's financial affairs as well as its corporate, project financing, and accounting units. Essler is a Certified Public Accountant who brings more than 20 years of experience in accounting, finance, and real estate. He was most currently working as a Director of Finance in the Renewable Energy Groups for Mortenson Construction.
Essler will oversee the preparation of all internal and external financial reporting to ensure the accuracy and integrity of reporting systems while leading the annual budgeting process. He will provide leadership to all general accounting functions and controls (including payroll, accounts receivable, and accounts payable) to ensure accuracy and integrity of processes and systems.
"I am confident that Paul's skills, leadership qualities and strategic thinking will be a great asset to the entire organization," said Steve Curry, President and CEO.