Edward C. White

Executive Professor


In the fall of 2014 Ed White joined the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University as an Executive Professor in the Department of Finance. Before joining the faculty at TAMU, Mr. White was the Executive-in-Residence in the College of Business at Bowling Green State University in Ohio for two years. He taught courses in finance to undergraduate and graduate students and served as a mentor to student entrepreneurs in the Dallas-Hamilton Center.

Ed White was formerly a Senior Vice President and the Chief Financial Officer of Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) for seven years until his retirement in 2012. During his 38-year career with OI, Mr. White worked in a variety of management roles across finance, manufacturing and marketing. His international experiences included senior management positions as an expatriate in Finland, Poland, France and Switzerland.

His earliest teaching experience was at the US Army Intelligence School of the Pacific when, as an officer in the US Army, White instructed military officers from allied nations in the Pacific theater.