John Chapman is executive vice president and chief financial officer at Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated and oversees the company’s worldwide finance organization, encompassing investor relations, corporate planning and control, and tax and corporate treasury. He has been with the company since 2002, when he joined SYKES as the vice president of EMEA Finance, managing all accounting for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
After a strategic review in EMEA in September 2011, John became the senior vice president of both Operations and EMEA Finance, adding business operational management to his finance responsibilities. In April 2014, John relocated to Tampa, Florida, and was promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Before he started at SYKES, John worked for seven years as a financial controller for Raytheon U.K., a global aviation, aerospace, and cybersecurity company specializing in defense and civil government. John graduated with honors from the University of Dundee in the United Kingdom with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Computer Science. John is also a chartered certified accountant.