Carl Graves is Chief Financial Officer of Rizing. He has global responsibility for the Finance, IT, Human Resources and Administrative functions for the Rizing portfolio of companies. He is also Chief Financial Officer of Vesta. He is responsible for systems and processes that support each Rizing company’s strategic and operating plans. Prior to joining Vesta, Mr. Graves was the Chief Financial Officer of a service provider in the EAM space. In that role he planned and directed internal programs that enabled the company to grow from start-up phase to more than 100 personnel with nearly $20 million in services revenue. Before that, he was a Vice President in Corporate Finance with FleetBoston Financial Corporation where he structured and syndicated debt offerings for industrial clients and leveraged buyouts. He also served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy.