Russell Wright

Director of Financial Services & Business Acquisition Accounting, CenterPoint Energy

Russell Wright leads an 80-person financial services team that oversees transactional services including accounts payable, payroll, remittance, bank reconciliations, unclaimed property and billing. Russell is also responsible for business acquisition accounting research, analysis and implementation. Prior to CenterPoint Energy, Russell held leadership positions at McDermott International and Deloitte. He earned his bachelor’s degree and Master of Science degree in accounting from Texas A&M University.