Christopher Given

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

In his current role of senior vice president, chief financial officer, Christopher Given is responsible for the finance departments of the Medical Center, and is chief financial officer for all of St. Vincent’s affiliates. Given joined St. Vincent’s in 2009 as the director of budget & business intelligence, and most recently served as vice president of Finance. 

Prior to joining St. Vincent’s, Given held the position of financial planning and analysis specialist with Sikorsky’s Aerospace Services Division, and earlier a management position with  American Medical Response. Prior to his finance career, Given worked in the IT field for 14 years. 

Given earned  a bachelor of science in accounting/computer information systems graduating magna cum laude, and a master of business administration, both from Quinnipiac University.  He is a member of Alpha Iota Mu IS Honor Society, and Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society.

In 2011, Fairfield County Business Journal awarded Given its “40 under 40” designation. Given resides with his wife and children in Monroe.