Lisa Locklear joined Avanir Pharmaceuticals in September 2018 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. She brings a long career of operational and strategic finance leadership to oversee the financial operations of Avanir including controllership & accounting, financial planning & reporting, procurement/strategic sourcing and contracts & pricing.
Lisa most recently was SVP and CFO for GSN Games, a creator and publisher of mobile and online games, based in San Francisco. Prior to GSN Games, she led corporate finance for CoreLogic, overseeing FP&A and corporate shared services. For 12 years, Lisa held progressive finance roles at Ingram Micro, most recently SVP & CFO, North America. At Ingram Micro, she oversaw controllership, FP&A and credit operations for their largest region, North America, with more than $18 billion in annual revenue and led a team of finance professionals in the U.S., Canada and the Philippines. Earlier in her career, Lisa held finance leadership roles at Avery Dennison Office Products and spent eight years at The Walt Disney Company with Disney Consumer Products and Disneyland. She began her career as an auditor with Price Waterhouse. Lisa has also lived and worked in Paris, France and London, England through international assignments with both Price Waterhouse and Disney.
Lisa received her Bachelor of Science in Plant Science from the University of California, Davis and an MBA from the University of California, Irvine. She is a licensed CPA (inactive) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Financial Executives International.