Treehouse Names Ahmed Bur as Its CFO
Ahmed Bur has been named the Chief Financial Officer at Treehouse, a nonprofit organization addressing the academic and other essential support needs of more than 8,000 youth in foster care. Bur has 20 years of progressive leadership experience in budgeting, forecasting and financial reporting, financial planning, modeling, profit and loss development/management, KPIs, benchmarking and project investment analysis. He most recently served as the CEO and CFO at Red Wagon Village, a ride-sharing platform he founded. He also was the Director of Financial Planning & Analysis at the American College of Cardiology and held finance roles at Sprint, Marriott International, and HP. In a press release, Treehouse CEO Lisa Chin stated, "Ahmed is a proven strategic financial executive who solves problems, builds consensus and drives execution in the most challenging circumstances. We're delighted to have him bring his proven track record to our already incredible team." Bur was born in Sudan and moved to Brooklyn, New York at age 14. He earned a full scholarship to the University of Maryland and graduated from Georgetown University with an MBA, where he was in th top 5% of his class. Bur has coached youth sports, served as a volunteer mentor and a PTA board member. He is married and has two sons.