James H. Young, III
Vice President, Finance & Treasurer
Since 2018, Jim Young has served as AriensCo’s treasurer and vice president of finance, leading all branches of the AriensCo finance team, including banking, credit and compliance. Young also services as Chairman of the Board of Directors for AriensCo Limited in the United Kingdom and AriensCo Scandinavia.
Young, who is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, started his career in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP before joining Rockwell Automation Internal Audit. In those roles, he developed a strong foundation for corporate governance and financial reporting which he transferred to an eight-year career at General Electric Co. with increased responsibilities in finance, acquisition integration and divisional finance leadership. Just prior to joining AriensCo, Young was Executive Vice President of Finance at ERDMAN Company located near Madison, Wisconsin.
Young brings AriensCo a depth of experience in manufacturing, corporate services, and international business from both public and private companies.