Cathie Lesjak is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hewlett-Packard. A veteran of the company for more than two decades, Lesjak previously was senior vice president and treasurer. She also managed financial operations for Enterprise Marketing and Solutions, and the Software Global Business Unit. Before that, she was group controller for HP's Software Solutions Organization covering five divisions with a $400 million research and development budget. Lesjak served as controller and credit manager for the Commercial Customer Organization and also managed HP's global channel credit risk. Lesjak has a bachelor's degree in biology from Stanford University and an MBA in finance from UC Berkeley.