Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Nathan T. Hirschi

Nathan T. Hirschi, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at El Paso Electric, oversees Treasury, Investor Relations, Financial Planning and Business Analysis, Support Services and Supply Chain, Internal Audit, and the Controller's Group. He previously served as Vice President and Controller where he oversaw Financial Accounting, Taxation (federal, state and local), Financial Systems and Budgeting.

Mr. Hirschi has more than 23 years of public accounting and financial services experience with a focus on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registrants and public utilities. Most recently, Mr. Hirschi worked with KPMG LLP, where he held various positions throughout his 23-year employment, including Partner, Assurance.

Mr. Hirschi received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Arizona. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds certification from Texas and New Mexico. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.