Michael A. Hedlund
Michael Hedlund has over 19 years of accounting experience in both public practice and industry, domestic and abroad. He joined OneMain Financial in 2016 where he leads a team of more than 150 individuals, inspiring a vision of empowerment, ownership, accountability and process improvement.
Prior to joining OneMain, Michael served as the SVP Controller at Santander Consumer USA where he led a team of more than 75 people. Prior to his time in the consumer finance industry, he served as the Director of Accounting for PPL, leading the back office function for PPL Energy Supply with a focus on physical commodities, trading activities, consolidations, fair value, structured transactions, commodity derivatives, and related hedging strategies. Michael also has more than 10 years in public practice with both KPMG and Deloitte, including an International Rotation in Stockholm, Sweden. Michael has extensive experience in complex accounting issues, financial reporting, U.S. GAAP and IFRS compliance, SEC reporting, technical accounting research, finance transformation and internal control assessment. He earned both his B.B.A. and M.S. in accounting at Texas Tech. Michael is a licensed CPA in Texas, New York, and New Jersey. He also spends time volunteering with numerous organizations including Susan G. Komen, Scottish Rite Hospitals, Kappa Alpha Order, and Meals on Wheels.
Michael is a true sports fan, keeping up with Red Raider Football, Baseball, and Basketball. He also enjoys hunting, traveling and spending time with his wife, Lesley, and their two daughters, Camilla and Kira.