David Fabricant

David Fabricant is the Senior Vice President & Head of Global Record to Report within the Controllership organization in American Express. He is in charge of a team of over 1000 professionals globally who are responsible for SEC Reporting and Bank Holding Company/Bank Regulatory filings, SOX Compliance and SEC’s requirements for Internal Control over Financial Reporting, and overseeing Controllership’s global financial operations covering financial accounting, operational accounting, oracle general ledger and balance sheet reconciliations.

Mr. Fabricant brings to American Express over 20 years of domestic and international controllership experience, with the prior 15 years dedicated to financial services. He has led the accounting, preparation, consolidation and analysis of financial statements, technical accounting implementations, securitizations, global acquisitions and divestitures as well as internal audit. In addition, Mr. Fabricant seeks continual improvement by driving efficiency and productivity through process improvements and financial management systems. Mr. Fabricant is a strategic leader that focuses on talent management. 

Mr. Fabricant joined American Express in February 2011 from American International Group, Inc. (AIG), where he has served in a number of senior leadership roles since 2006, including SVP & CFO of AIG Consumer Finance Group (since October 2009); VP & CFO, Asia Pacific – AIG Consumer Finance Group, Inc. (2008 – 2009); and VP and Controller, AIG Consumer Finance Group (2006 – 2008). Prior to his tenure with AIG, Mr. Fabricant held senior level roles with Citigroup including SVP & Controller for CitiFinancial Mortgage Company Inc. (2004 – 2006) and VP Accounting Operations & Controller for CitiCards North America (1999 – 2004). 

Mr. Fabricant earned a Bachelor of Science, Accounting & Finance, from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. He is a Certified Public Accountant.