Rafe Sanson, Director and Chief Executive Officer
Rafe Sanson was named CEO of The CSI Companies in November 2011. He joined CSI in 2005 as CFO, managing the day to day financial and administrative activities of the firm.
Prior to joining CSI, Sanson served as Corporate Controller for Fidelity Information Services, a Fortune 500 Company located in downtown Jacksonville.
In addition to working with Fidelity, Sanson worked for 17 years at another local Fortune 500 Company – Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. At Winn Dixie, he started as Accounting Management Trainee, gradually moving up to Senior Director of Accounting before leaving for Fidelity in 2003.
As CFO of CSI, Sanson oversaw financial operations of the firm that grew from $40 million in revenue to a projection of nearly $130 million for YE 2013. He was instrumental in handling due diligence and negotiations with Recruit, the world’s 5th largest staffing company according to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2013 Global Staffing Ranking, during their acquisition of CSI in 2010. He was also a key contributor in post-merger activities and in September of 2013 headed CSI’s first acquisition of the Anteo Group, an Atlanta-based IT Staffing firm.
Sanson is a native of New Orleans Louisiana, holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from Louisiana State University and is a CPA.