Ernest McNeill Jr., CPA, CFA

Ernest McNeill Jr., CPA, CFA

Chief Financial Officer

Ernest McNeill Jr., CPA, CFA
Chief Financial Officer

Ernest McNeill is chief financial officer of The Phoenix Companies, Inc. He is responsible for all financial management and oversight.

He joined Phoenix in 2014 as senior vice president and chief accounting officer, responsible for a number of Corporate Finance functions. Prior to that, Mr. McNeill served as senior vice president, Corporate Accounting, for the financial services businesses of Fidelity Investments. Previously, he spent 13 years at The Hartford Financial Services Group in various senior finance roles. Earlier in his career, he was CFO of Connecticut’s Office of the State Treasurer and controller at Advest Bank. He began his career at Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers).

Mr. McNeill holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s of business administration in finance from the University of Connecticut. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).