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Kevin Bastien

Chief Financial Officer

    At a Glance

    • Joined Edward Jones in 1996
    • Executive Committee Member
    • Named an Edward Jones principal in 1998

    Kevin Bastien is Edward Jones’ chief financial officer, responsible for the Finance division as well as Firm Strategy. He is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, which helps define the future of Edward Jones with the vision of improving the lives of clients, their families and their communities. He also serves on the Edward Jones Audit Committee.

    Kevin began his Edward Jones career in 1996 as a director in Finance and initially led the firm’s tax function and partnership capital areas. His responsibilities were later expanded to include overall finance support for International Operations and the Sourcing area, which negotiates all Edward Jones financial commitments.

    Kevin was named an Edward Jones principal in 1998 and the firm’s chief financial officer in 2009.

    In 2015, Kevin helped update the firm’s five-year strategic plan and was asked to lead Firm Strategy in addition to leading the Finance division.

    Prior to joining Edward Jones, Kevin spent nearly nine years with Pricewaterhouse-Coopers (PwC), where he was a senior manager in the tax area, managing the overall Edward Jones relationship, as well as those with other large corporate clients.

    Kevin graduated from Southern Illinois University (SIU) in Carbondale with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting. He is an eEmeritus member of the board of directors of SIU’s School of Accountancy.

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