Managing Director – Finance, Kamehameha Schools

Ben Salazar serves as Managing Director of Finance for Kamehameha Schools, overseeing the accounting, treasury & financial planning & analysis functions.  His other functions include, cash & debt management, real estate valuations & long-term financial modeling.  As a certified public accountant, Ben started his career as an assurance manager at KPMG LLP, specializing in and leading its insurance practice.  He has earned both his graduate & undergraduate degree from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.  Mr. Salazar has been a member of Historic Hawaii Foundation’s Finance Committee since 2012 and has been a member of the board since 2013.