The Port of Long Beach has named Wei Chi as its new director of finance. Chi returns to the port after serving at the Los Angeles World Airport as deputy executive director for comptroller. He was the assistant chief financial officer for the Port of Long Beach from 2007 to 2008.
In this role Chi will be responsible for effective implementation of fiscal policies at the Port of Long Beach; sound oversight of Harbor Department income, expenses, capital projects, and debt issuance and service; and budget alignment with the Port’s Strategic Plan.
Chi has a MBA in finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.S. in chemical engineering from Columbia University.