GeoStabilization International® Announces Chris Howard as Chief Financial Officer

GeoStabilization International® (“GSI”), a leading provider of geohazard mitigation services in the United States and Canada, today announced the appointment of Chris Howard as Chief Financial Officer effective May 20, 2019.

Mr. Howard was most recently Vice President, Finance at Accudyne, a leading manufacturer of centrifugal pumps and compressors, with financial oversight for the Sundyne division. Prior to Accudyne, he spent five years in senior financial positions at Technip FMC plc, ultimately serving as Finance Director for the Surface International business. Previously, Mr. Howard held senior finance roles at Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. and Precision Castparts Corporation, among other leading industrial companies. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas.

“We are excited to welcome Chris to the GSI team. He is an experienced financial leader who brings a depth of strategic finance and leadership capabilities,” said Colby Barrett, Chief Executive Officer of GSI. “Chris’ experiences in key financial leadership roles within performance-oriented companies, positions him well to take on this important role as GSI enters the next chapter of our growth. I am looking forward to partnering with Chris to build upon GSI’s achievements and enable even greater abilities to serve our customers and expand our reach.”

About GeoStabilization International®

Founded in 2002, GSI is a leading provider of complex geotechnical maintenance services for critical infrastructure across the U.S. and Canada. The company develops and implements innovative solutions that protect from dangers associated with geohazards that have either caused, or have the potential to cause, catastrophic infrastructure failures and significant economic disruption. For more information, please visit