Eva Cheng, CPA
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Eva (Hua) Cheng joined The John A. Hartford Foundation in 2001 and is currently serving as Treasurer and CFO. She is responsible for accounting and financial reporting, monitoring investment performance of the Foundation’s portfolio, taxes, budgeting, and other administrative functions. She began her career at the Foundation as the Senior Accountant and was soon promoted to Assistant Controller. Prior to joining the Hartford Foundation, she served as a senior financial analyst at D.E. Shaw and has also held tax/accounting positions with Sanwa Bank and Spectrum Capital, a subsidiary of The Mitsubishi Trust & Banking Corporation. Mrs. Cheng earned a BS degree in Accounting, cum laude, from the Stern School of Business at New York University. She is a CPA licensed in New York State, and a member of Foundation Financial Officers Group (FFOG), Foundation Financial Managers Group (FFMG) and Foundation Administrators Network (FAN). She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.