Xia Liu

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Gulf Power Company
Xia Liu, Moderator

Xia Liu is vice president and CFO for Gulf Power.  In this role, she is responsible for overall accounting, finance, treasury, corporate secretary, regulatory and pricing and forecasting functions.

Prior to joining Gulf Power Liu served as Senior Vice President of finance and Treasurer for Southern Company, heading the company’s treasury, strategic development decision support, enterprise risk management, financial analysis, insurance, trust finance, corporate planning and budgeting functions.

Liu earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in finance from Renmin University in China, and a master’s of business administration from Emory University. A chartered financial analyst, Liu has completed two years in the economics Ph.D. program at Emory University. She is an International Woman’s Forum Leadership Foundation Fellow and attended executive programs at Harvard University and INSEAD School of France.

Xia is the moderator for Leadership Tips from MOMENTUM C-Suite Leaders