As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Edge oversees the firm’s accounting, finance, and treasury efforts.
Certified Public Accountant with more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry
Prior to the merger of Southwest Securities (SWS) and FirstSouthwest, served as SWS Group’s chief financial officer and treasurer where he played an integral role in finance and investor relations functions
Joined SWS Group in 2000 and held various positions throughout his 15 years with the company, including internal auditor, financial analyst, director of finance and investor relations, senior vice president of finance and investor relations and executive vice president of finance
Started his career in the financial industry as an assistant vice president, senior risk analyst with Bank One
B.B.A. in Finance, Texas A&M University
M.B.A., Southern Methodist University
Graduate, Securities Industry Institute, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business
Youth sports volunteer coach
Treasurer on the board of a private school
years with Hilltop Holdings
years attending MLB opening day
"Strive not to be a success but rather to be of value."