Allen J Mistysyn


Senior Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer

The Sherwin-Williams Company

Allen J. Mistysyn is Senior Vice President – Finance and Chief Financial Officer at The Sherwin-Williams Company.


Mr. Mistysyn began his employment with Sherwin-Williams in 1990. Over his 30-year career span, Mr. Mistysyn has held a variety of operational and corporate finance leadership positions. Prior to his appointment as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller, he served as Vice President, Corporate Controller from May 2010 to October 2014. Past roles have included Vice President, Assistant Corporate Controller for the Paint and Coatings Division and Consumer Division. Additionally, Mr. Mistysyn served in various roles in our Paint Stores Group and Product Finishes Division.


Mr. Mistysyn is an active member of his community, alumni associations and various professional organizations. He is a director of the Alzheimer’s Association – Cleveland Chapter, Cleveland Zoological Society, Team Northeast Ohio & Sherwin-Williams Foundation. Mr. Mistysyn is also a member of The 50 Club and is executive sponsor of the SW Future Leaders club.


Mr. Mistysyn holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance, with a minor in Economics, from The Pennsylvania State University, and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University.