Essex Industries Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Essex Industries is pleased to announce that Todd Waldman has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer.  In this role, Todd will be responsible for leading the Accounting, IT and MIS departments.


Prior to joining Essex in 2016, Todd had ten years of experience with positions at Ernst & Young, Olin and GKN Aerospace. Todd is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) with an MBA from Indiana University, Kelley School of Business.  He is a member of the third-generation within Essex as a family-owned and operated company.


Essex Industries is a manufacturer focused on the aerospace and defense market, with product lines that include platform controls, aircraft components, liquid oxygen equipment, emergency breathing equipment and gas regulators.  Essex employs 375 people at its six locations in St. Louis, Missouri and Huntington Beach, California.