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President and CEO, Siemens Financial Services, Inc.
Anthony Casciano is President and CEO of Siemens Financial Services, Inc., the U.S. financing arm of Siemens Financial Services (SFS). He is also CEO of SFS’s Project & Structured Finance Americas business unit, providing debt financing – including corporate lending, project finance, and structured finance solutions – to clients across the region.
In this role, he has implemented a regional environmental, social, governance (ESG) strategy, underscored by a corporate culture of sustainable investing, community giving, and employee well-being. This includes the launch of several initiatives, such as the expansion of energy-as-a-service and sustainability-linked lending products and employee fundraising and volunteer efforts offered throughout the year.
Casciano also developed Siemens Servicios Comerciales (SSC), SFS’s new Latin American company based in Mexico City. Supporting investments in Latin America, SSC helps clients in the region realize longer-term productivity, obtain digital and automation technology, increase access to capital, and develop growth strategies.
Previously, he served as CEO of the global Industry and Healthcare Finance business at SFS, overseeing the growth of SFS’s activities in the global healthcare and industrial markets in addition to managing the global leveraged finance business across all industries. Throughout his tenure, Casciano built a global equity business, namely with infrastructure finance expertise.
Prior to joining Siemens in 2008, Casciano held senior leadership positions in corporate finance at leading institutions including Deutsche Bank and General Electric.
Anthony holds a B.A. degree in economics from Drew University and an M.B.A. in marketing from Rutgers University’s School of Business. He is a certified Six Sigma black belt and has been nominated for and participated in several corporate-led executive leadership and strategic marketing courses. He sits on the U.S. Executive Management Council for Siemens and serves as a board member for various professional organizations.
Chief Financial Officer, Siemens Financial Services, Inc.
Paul Nagrowski is the CFO of Siemens Financial Services, Inc., the U.S. financial arm of Siemens Financial Services (SFS), and the CFO of SFS’s Project and Structured Finance Americas business unit.
Prior to taking on the role of CFO, he was the VP of Finance for Siemens Industrial Applications in the Americas and was responsible for finance, controlling, IT, and procurement functions, as well as jointly responsible for the overall business strategy. In this role, he successfully executed a new organizational transformation setup and managed tremendous growth despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
While simultaneously completing his Executive MBA in International Leadership and Finance from Friedrich-Alexander University’s School of Business and Economics in Nürnberg, Germany, Nagrowski held the role of Business Unit Controller (Sr. Director to VP) within Siemens’s Large Drives business unit. In this role, he focused on accurate financial reporting and controlling business segments of various sizes and complexities. He directly managed an extended commercial/financial team and successfully oversaw their turnaround projects and industry diversification initiatives away from the Oil & Gas market in an era of extraordinary commodity market volatility.
Nagrowski has worked under the Siemens umbrella in various roles since 2003, when he began as part of both the Siemens Graduate Program and Financial Leadership Development Program.
In his Georgia community, Nagrowski is on the Board of Directors at the TECH Alpharetta, where he is tasked with identifying and pursuing key investment opportunities and policy decisions for the City of Alpharetta.
Chief Risk Officer, Siemens Financial Services, Inc.
Doug Maher is the Chief Risk Officer (CRO) of Siemens Financial Services, Inc. (SFS Inc.), the U.S. financial arm of Siemens and legal booking entity for Siemens Financial Services’ (SFS) activities in the Americas.
Maher formerly served as CRO of the global Industry and Healthcare Finance business at SFS, evaluating and mitigating financial risk for the company’s transactions in global healthcare and industrial markets.
Maher’s international experience includes a broad range of senior management, underwriting, portfolio, originations, asset management, and deal negotiation positions throughout all phases of risk management.
With expertise in infrastructure project finance, leveraged finance, structured leasing, asset back lending, transportation finance and public finance, Maher is responsible for managing a diversified portfolio of debt offerings from corporate finance, project finance, structured finance and asset finance.
Previously, Maher was the head of risk for corporate and working capital finance at SFS in North America. In this position, he most notably established the leveraged finance business line, including the credit process and standards for underwriting and managing cash flow and asset backed transactions. This helped grow the business significantly.
Prior to joining Siemens in 2008, Maher was managing director and chief underwriting officer at Deutsche Bank, where he focused on mid-market lending. Before that, he was managing director and chief credit officer of commercial finance at CIT in London. Before joining CIT, Maher held various leadership positions within Credit Suisse First Boston and JP Morgan & Co.
Doug holds a BBA and an MBA in public accounting from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business. He is a certified public accountant and was previously licensed to trade and sell securities, such as bonds.