Edgar Collado joined Tobias Financial Advisors in October 2017 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO). As CFO, Edgar provides thoughtful leadership, influence and hands-on engagement to provide financial guidance and support to Tobias Financial leadership. He is responsible for accounting, financial reporting, planning and analysis, financial compliance, treasury and risk management and tax management. As COO, Edgar oversees Tobias Financial’s day to day operations and procedures and leads HR, IT and administration processes. He is focused on driving efficient practices that improve the client experience.
Edgar has over 15 years of experience in finance, general management and sales roles in manufacturing, real estate, telecommunications and financial services. Prior to joining Tobias Financial Advisors, Edgar served as the Vice President of Finance for Ingersoll Rand’s Latin America strategic business unit, where he led a finance organization with over 100 associates supporting a $500M+ manufacturing and distribution business in Latin America. Edgar served nearly 10 years at Ingersoll Rand in positions of increasing responsibility, supporting industry leading brands such as Trane, Thermo King and Hussman. He was awarded the President’s Award three times for his work integrating financial systems, developing and promoting a compliance culture and identifying tax planning opportunities resulting in multi-million dollar savings to the company. Prior to joining Ingersoll Rand, Edgar was an associate manager for Weichert Realtors in Westfield, New Jersey, and held several financial management roles at AT&T Corporate where he was a graduate of their top-ranked Financial Leadership Program.
Edgar received an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business, with a focus on strategy and operations, and he holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from St. John’s University. He traveled to Latin America as part of NYU’s study abroad programs and studied Doing Business in Latin America with INCAE Business School in Costa Rica. Edgar is also a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Planners and the High Impact Financial Operations Network.
Edgar is passionate about working with and managing growing and dynamic businesses. He is originally from Queens, New York, and is an avid fan of the New York Yankees and New York Giants sports teams. He currently resides in Weston, FL with his wife and their three boys. He enjoys spending time with his family, volunteering for local youth sports leagues and is a member of the Country Isles Elementary PTA and the Country Isles Elementary School Advisory Council.