Esther Chi

Vice President, Accounting & Controller


Esther Chi is in her 22nd season with the 49ers and currently serves as the vice president, controller. In her role, she manages the accounting department, which handles all accounting and payroll functions for the team and the stadium management company.

Chi initially joined the 49ers as a staff accountant where she was responsible for revenue and billing for the football team. Over the years, her role expanded to include financial reporting, hiring and managing the accounting staff, stadium construction accounting, and the integration of multiple systems to promote efficiencies.