Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE: BMI, Financial) today announced that Xia Liu, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC), has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Ms. Liu’s appointment increases the size of the board to ten members.
Ms. Liu joined WEC Energy Group in her current role in June 2020, assuming overall responsibility for strategic and long-term financial planning, corporate forecasting and budgeting, investor relations, treasury, accounting, tax, insurance and risk management functions. Prior to WEC Energy Group, Ms. Liu served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of CenterPoint Energy since 2019. Prior to that, she spent 21 years at Southern Company and its tri-state subsidiaries in various roles of increasing financial responsibility.
Kenneth C. Bockhorst, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Badger Meter, said, “I am delighted to have Xia join Badger Meter’s Board of Directors as she brings a wealth of experience and a unique perspective that will make valuable contributions. immediate and important. . In addition to his vast expertise in finance and risk management, his vast knowledge and vision of public services will be a vital resource for the Board of Directors.
Ms. Liu holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in finance from Renmin University of China and a master’s degree in business administration from Emory University. She also completed two years of doctoral studies. in Economics from Emory University. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a member of the International Women’s Forum Leadership Foundation and a graduate of Leadership Atlanta, and has completed executive programs at Harvard University and INSEAD Business School in France.
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With over a century of water technology innovation, Badger Meter is a global provider of industry-leading water solutions encompassing measurement of flow, quality and other system parameters. These offerings provide our customers with essential data and analytics to optimize their operations and contribute to the sustainable use and protection of the world’s most precious resource. For more information, visit badgermeter.com.
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