Allen Tate Company (www.allentate.com), the Carolinas’ leading real estate company, has named Eric Heintschel as chief financial officer.
In his new position, Heintschel will oversee all financial operations for Allen Tate Realtors® and the Allen Tate Family of Companies. He replaces Fred Hines, who will retire as CFO in December 2014 after 23 years of service to the company. Hines will continue to serve as a managing partner for Allen Tate Insurance.
“Eric was the clear choice to lead Allen Tate’s financial operations. His impressive and varied background in accounting, finance, investments and taxes distinguishes him and will serve the company well into the future,” said Pat Riley, president and COO, Allen Tate Companies.
Prior to joining Allen Tate, Heintschel served for a decade as the chief financial officer for Carousel Capital, a Charlotte, NC-based private equity investment firm, where he oversaw the operations of multiple funds with combined capital commitments of more than $750 million and served as primary contact for 350 investors and advisors. He also previously worked for both PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP and Dellinger & Deese, PLLC in Charlotte, where he specialized in working with private, family-owned businesses for these public accounting firms.
He holds both a Master of Accountancy degree and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a North Carolina-licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
A native of Swanton, Ohio, Heintschel resides in South Charlotte with his wife, Stacy, and their three children.