Toyota Financial Services
Scott Cooke is group vice president and chief financial officer for Toyota Financial Services (TFS). In this role, Cooke oversees the full range of financial planning and reporting activities for the company. He reports to Mark Templin, president and CEO.
Prior to his current position, Cooke served as group vice president of treasury, business intelligence, analytics and finance. In that role, Cooke led functions responsible for analytics, funding, capital and liquidity risk management, and treasury operations. Before that, Cooke was group vice president of risk, dealer credit, and information security, and chief risk officer, Americas Region, responsible for establishing and implementing risk-based policies and risk-based metrics for Toyota Financial Services Corporation (TFSC) affiliates in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Venezuela.
Cooke joined TFS in June 2003, as director of market risk, economic capital, and international treasury, responsible for the oversight of interest rate, liquidity, basis, and counterparty credit risk. He became head of strategic planning and competitive intelligence, and was later promoted to corporate manager, business intelligence. He subsequently worked for the office of the chief information officer, and then served as corporate manager in dealer credit. In addition, Cooke was corporate manager of product planning, for North America products at Toyota Motor Sales.
Cooke earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and MBA from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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