As a member of American Transmission Co.’s leadership team, Michael Hofbauer is responsible for ATC’s financial, information technology and supply chain functions.
Hofbauer assumed the role of director, accounting operations, when ATC began operations in January 2001. In January 2007, he was promoted to corporate controller, overseeing all finance department activities, including accounting, tax, financial reporting, budgeting, treasury and risk management. In 2012 he was promoted to executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer.
Prior to joining ATC, Hofbauer held various senior-level positions with Arthur Andersen LLP, managing consulting engagements for the health care and products industries as well as state and local governments. Hofbauer also managed the corporate accounting function for Midway Airlines.
Hofbauer earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago. He also is a Certified Public Accountant.