David B. Wyshner is president and chief financial officer of Avis Budget Group. In this role, he is responsible for all Company financial activities as well as the Company’s strategy, mergers & acquisitions, procurement and licensing functions. Mr. Wyshner also oversees key organization-wide initiatives focused on process improvement, consolidation of non-field activities and margin growth.
Mr. Wyshner has served as the Company’s chief financial officer since 2006.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Wyshner was executive vice president and treasurer of Cendant Corporation, Avis Budget Group’s predecessor company. Mr. Wyshner joined Cendant in 1999 and, before being appointed treasurer, served as Cendant’s executive vice president for finance, planning and development. Prior to joining Cendant, Mr. Wyshner worked for eight years in Merrill Lynch & Co.’s investment banking division, specializing in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Wyshner received his bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Yale University and his master’s degree in business administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar.