Genuine Parts Company announced the appointment of Napoleon Rutledge as chief accounting officer, in addition to his current role as senior vice president of finance.

In his expanded role, Rutledge will be responsible for the company’s corporate finance and accounting, including its regulatory accounting matters, financial reporting, financial planning, and analysis and accounting policies. At Genuine Parts Company, Rutledge has worked in a variety of financial management roles and has extensive experience in corporate finance, treasury, risk management, audit, and SEC reporting.

Most recently, Rutledge has served as SVP of finance since 2018 and previously was VP of finance from 2016 to 2018 and VP of finance and assistant treasurer from 2012 to 2016. Prior to joining the company in 1999, Rutledge spent four years in public accounting with Ernst & Young.