Jon Headley is Senior Vice President, Treasurer and Corporate Real Estate for The Walt Disney Company. He is responsible for the management and oversight of the company’s global treasury functions including corporate finance, capital markets and banking activities, financial risk management, pension and investments, enterprise consumer payments and global cash management. He leads a Corporate Real Estate team whose responsibilities include strategy, leasing, design and delivery as well as operations for the Company’s 30 million square feet global real estate portfolio. Mr. Headley most recently served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Assistant Treasurer. In that role, he led and managed corporate finance, decision support, treasury control & compliance, real estate strategy and asset management. In 2001 and 2002, Headley served as Treasurer of Hong Kong Disneyland, based in Hong Kong. Mr. Headley joined Disney’s Corporate Finance team as a senior analyst in 1996.
Prior to Disney, Headley worked as a Research Associate at Harvard University and has written articles and case studies on financial risk management for the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance and other publications. He also worked at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York and London. Headley holds a B.A. in Economics and Computer Science from Williams College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
He is currently President of the Board of Trustees of Chandler School.