Group Vice President, Treasury, Business Intelligence, Analytics & Finance
Toyota Financial Services
Wei Shi is Group Vice President of Treasury, Business Intelligence, Analytics & Finance for Toyota Financial Services (TFS). In this role, Shi leads functions responsible for data science, analytics, performance measurement, planning, budgeting, funding, derivatives, asset-liability & capital management, liquidity risk management, cash management, valuation, treasury & finance systems, and treasury operations. He reports to Chris Ballinger, Senior Vice President & CFO.
Shi’s career at TFS began in 2006, as Corporate Manager of Treasury. He shepherded our industry leading funding programs through the global financial crisis to provide uninterrupted support to our customers and dealers. He has since assumed responsibility to build and cultivate data & analytics capabilities at TFS for better financial discipline, performance measurement, and decision making. The TFS Treasury & Finance team has repeatedly won international recognition for performance, stability, speed-to-market, and risk management. Automotive News recognized Shi as one of the All-Stars in 2013.
Prior to joining Toyota, Shi served as Senior Vice President and Assistant Treasurer for Providian Financial, and spent his earlier career in the financial services industry with Goldman Sachs, Salomon Brothers, and Bank of America.
Shi received his Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Fudan University in Shanghai, China. He has also earned two advanced degrees – a master’s in electrical and computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and a doctorate in finance from the University of California, Berkeley.
Shi resides in Palos Verdes Estates, California, with his wife and two children.