Advising on Finance
CFO at Aspen Aerogels NYSE: ASPN
Expertise in strategic, operational, and financial matters.
Ricardo Rodriguez is the Chief Financial Officer of Aspen. He joined the company in November 2021 as the Company's Chief Strategy Officer.
Mr. Rodriguez brings to Aspen deep strategic, operational, and financial experience in the auto industry. Prior to joining Aspen, Ricardo was a Corporate Strategy Director at Aptiv, a $15 billion automotive technology company where he led the establishment of its Vehicle Electrification Systems group, among other value-adding initiatives.
Previously, he has served in a variety of finance, planning and P&L leadership roles at ClearMotion, GM's OnStar division, Amazon and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (now Stellantis).
In addition, Mr. Rodriguez worked as an investment banker at Lazard, where he focused on automotive M&A and restructuring advisory.
Mr. Rodriguez received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from General Motors Institute / Kettering University while working at Magna International, and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.