Diego Britto is the vice president of finance at Purdue Global. He is a forward-thinking executive with more than 24 years of fast-track, cross-industry financial and operational success and over 12 years of experience in the education industry. Britto has a diverse background spearheading new business implementations as well as risk-management and cost-saving initiatives.
Since joining the University in 2008, Britto has been responsible for the financial support for all the schools and supporting departments in the University. He has led multiple revenue-producing initiatives and acts as a financial and strategic liaison with Purdue University and Kaplan Higher Education executives. Britto also acts as an advisor to senior leadership at Purdue Global and serves in multiple committees throughout the organization. Additionally, he serves on the UPCEA Finance Committee.
Previously, Britto worked in multiple finance roles at USI Insurance, JPMorgan Chase, and First Data Solutions. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy and New York Air National Guard and is fluent in Spanish.
Britto earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from SUNY College at Old Westbury and a Master of Business Administration in finance from Hofstra University.