J. Kevin  Willis net worth and biography

J. Willis Biography and Net Worth

CFO of Ashland
Mr. Willis, was elected senior vice president and chief financial officer of Ashland  in 2013. He oversees Ashland's worldwide financial functions and processes, including financial accounting and reporting, treasury and finance, insurance, business development, planning and analysis, investor relations, tax and internal audit activities. A member of Ashland's Executive Committee, he shares overall responsibility for setting Ashland's global strategy, managing capital, and upholding Ashland's operating principles.
Willis joined Ashland in 1987 as an associate auditor in the internal audit department. He served in various management positions of increasing responsibility, including leading teams on major projects in the business services, information technology, accounting and finance areas. Spending nearly three years in The Netherlands, he helped lead Ashland's effort to standardize processes and implement accounting and other administrative shared services across European operations.

In 2004, Willis was designated general auditor. Later in 2007, he was appointed vice president and treasurer of Ashland. Since Ashland's acquisition of International Specialty Products (ISP) in August 2011, Willis served as Ashland's vice president of finance, and controller for Ashland Specialty Ingredients, Ashland's largest and fastest-growing commercial unit. He was responsible for the day-to-day management of the financial organization and processes within Specialty Ingredients and served on the leadership team.

A native of Richmond, Ky., Kevin earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Eastern Kentucky University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

What is J. Kevin Willis' net worth?

The estimated net worth of J. Kevin Willis is at least $1.12 million as of September 5th, 2023. Mr. Willis owns 11,583 shares of Ashland stock worth more than $1,122,045 as of April 23rd. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Willis may own. Learn More about J. Kevin Willis' net worth.

How do I contact J. Kevin Willis?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Willis and other Ashland executives is 8145 Blazer Drive, Wilmington DE, 19808. Ashland can also be reached via phone at (302) 995-3000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on J. Kevin Willis' contact information.

Has J. Kevin Willis been buying or selling shares of Ashland?

J. Kevin Willis has not been actively trading shares of Ashland in the last ninety days. Most recently, J Kevin Willis sold 7,866 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $86.54, for a transaction totalling $680,723.64. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 11,583 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,002,392.82. Learn More on J. Kevin Willis' trading history.

Who are Ashland's active insiders?

Ashland's insider roster includes Eric Boni (Insider), Swaminathan Kalyana (SVP), and J. Willis (CFO). Learn More on Ashland's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Ashland?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the basic materials company sold shares 2 times. They sold a total of 8,709 shares worth more than $750,169.98. The most recent insider tranaction occured on December, 7th when insider Eric N Boni sold 843 shares worth more than $69,446.34. Insiders at Ashland own 0.7% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Ashland.

Information on this page was last updated on 12/7/2023.

J. Kevin Willis Insider Trading History at Ashland

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
9/5/2023Sell7,866$86.54$680,723.6411,583View SEC Filing Icon  
6/2/2022Sell4,235$105.58$447,131.304,066View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2021Sell1,104$94.30$104,107.20View SEC Filing Icon  
12/28/2020Sell4,074$80.00$325,920.00938View SEC Filing Icon  
11/18/2020Sell2,202$80.00$176,160.00938View SEC Filing Icon  
11/18/2019Sell2,122$78.99$167,616.782,266View SEC Filing Icon  
11/23/2018Sell2,046$80.34$164,375.643,168View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2018Sell8,519$81.50$694,298.503,168View SEC Filing Icon  
11/19/2018Sell2,455$80.94$198,707.7017,114View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2018Sell1,227$81.57$100,086.3917,114View SEC Filing Icon  
11/27/2017Sell8,152$70.70$576,346.40View SEC Filing Icon  
11/20/2017Sell2,543$70.63$179,612.09View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2017Sell916$70.61$64,678.76View SEC Filing Icon  
11/15/2017Sell1,352$66.23$89,542.96View SEC Filing Icon  
11/15/2016Sell1,555$106.84$166,136.20View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2016Sell1,183$110.99$131,301.1711,240View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2015Sell1,173$111.38$130,648.7412,806View SEC Filing Icon  
1/5/2015Sell6,940$117.51$815,519.40View SEC Filing Icon  
12/3/2014Sell1,587$116.94$185,583.78View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2014Sell2,377$103.79$246,708.8315,915View SEC Filing Icon  
12/9/2013Sell1,012$95.00$96,140.001,199View SEC Filing Icon  
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Ashland Company Overview

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Ashland Inc. provides additives and specialty ingredients in the North and Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through Life Sciences, Personal Care, Specialty Additives, and Intermediates segments. The Life Sciences segment offers pharmaceutical solutions, including controlled release polymers, disintegrants, tablet coatings, thickeners, solubilizers, and tablet binders; nutrition solutions, such as thickeners, stabilizers, emulsifiers, and additives; and nutraceutical solutions comprising products for weight management, joint comfort, stomach and intestinal health, sports nutrition, and general wellness, as well as custom formulation, toll processing, and particle engineering solutions. Its Personal Care segment provides a range of nature-based, biodegradable, and performance ingredients; solutions for toothpastes, mouth washes and rinses, denture cleaning, and care for teeth; and household supplies nature-derived rheology ingredients, biodegradable surface wetting agents, performance encapsulates, and specialty polymers. The Specialty Additives segment offers rheology modifiers, foam control agents, surfactants and wetting agents, pH neutralizers, advanced ceramics used in catalytic converters, environmental filters, ingredients for the manufacturing of ceramic capacitors, plasma display panels and solar cells, ingredients for textile printing, thermoplastic metals, and alloys for welding. Its Intermediates segment produces 1,4 butanediol and related derivatives, including n-methylpyrrolidone. It offers its products to customers in a range of consumer and industrial markets, such as architectural coatings, construction, energy, food and beverage, nutraceuticals, personal care, and pharmaceutical. The company was formerly known as Ashland Global Holdings Inc. and changed its name to Ashland Inc. in August 2022. Ashland Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware.
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