Larry Liding was named Executive Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for CBS Corporation in October 2014. He is responsible for the Company’s controllership and its external and internal financial reporting functions, as well as the Legacy Operations Department. Liding also has shared oversight over financial planning and analysis for the Company.
Previously, Liding assumed the role of Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer in October 2011. Prior to this role, in March 2010 he was named Deputy Controller for CBS Corporation where he was responsible for financial reporting and SEC compliance as well as certain financial planning and analysis. He also served as the Company’s Assistant Controller beginning in January 2006. Liding joined Viacom in 1995, eventually becoming Vice President of Financial Reporting, a position he held until CBS’s separation from Viacom Inc. at the end of 2005.
Liding, a certified public accountant, graduated from Rider University in 1993 with a degree in accounting.