EVP, CFO & COO
Ray Sweet joined PSA as the Chief Financial Officer in May of 2010. With more than 35 years of domestic and international experience in finance, operations, and business management, Ray oversees PSA’s IT and HR departments, operations, the finance and accounting teams, and the organization’s acquisition program. He’s a resourceful, results-oriented business management executive who brings unique leadership and vision to PSA.
Before joining PSA’s leadership team, Ray led JPB Enterprises as a Vice President and CFO for seven years. There he oversaw all company financial functions, participated in the firm’s private equity and mergers and acquisitions practices, and founded the company’s outsourcing practice. Other leadership roles include CFO and Business Manager for Broadcast Sports, Inc. and CEO and CFO for CHEMSPEC, Inc., a multi-national specialty chemical manufacturer.
Ray, a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant, remains active in his community and stays abreast of financial and accounting trends. He is a past president and board member of Financial Executives International, functions as chair of the investment committee and board member of Roland Park Place, and is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants.
In addition to earning his CPA, Ray graduated with an MBA in Finance from Loyola University Maryland and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Towson University.
Business/Customer Service Philosophy
“PSA’s mission is to protect and grow the assets of our clients. We do this through a disciplined approach to managing their risk, exceeding their expectations and going above and beyond the traditional suite of services provided by our competitors. It is this true spirit of partnership that sets us apart, that increases the value of our relationships.”