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Senior M&A, Treasury Consultant 

174858 | Contract

This versatile Senior M&A/Treasury consultant with 14 years of experience has a bachelor’s degree in Finance and is a Certified Treasury Professional. Recent experience includes leading global treasury departments, investor relations and M&A advisory at both public and private companies. Industry experience includes retail/pharmaceutical, telecommunication, health care and real estate. Software experience includes Power BI, MS Dynamics, Hyperion, Sunsystems, Lawson, SunGard and Workday.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Created, managed up to 1,100 global bank/investment accounts up to 275 entities
  • Managed debt portfolios up to $900 million and due diligence items for financing in the U.S., Spain, France and Bolivia
  • Executed LIBOR/EURIBOR borrowing notices and hedged interest rates with swaps and caps
  • Developed an optimal capital structure for $560 million+ of asset purchases while maintaining covenant compliance
  • Created the international treasury department for cash management, forecasting, modeling, merchant processing and risk management for a $400 million enterprise after its IPO

Senior Financial Analyst

415768 | Contract

This strong Senior Financial Analyst with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and an MBA has more than 15 years of experience as a consultant focusing on M&A projects for publicly traded and private companies. Recent experience includes developing KPI dashboards and ad hoc reporting and analysis. Systems experience includes Power BI, Salesforce and advanced Excel.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Performed P&L forecasting, analysis & budget management
  • Managed financial modeling, monthly/quarterly forecasting
  • Managed cash flow management with ad hoc & P&L analysis
  • Created and structured financial modeling with scenario analysis


Senior M&A Consultant

413781 | Contract

This passional Senior M&A consultant with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and an MBA has over 14 years of experience in both public and private accounting. Recent experience includes leading multiple M&A teams in sourcing, negotiations, closing, joint ventures and integration. Systems experience includes Capital IQ, FactSet, Hyperion and advanced Excel

Additional qualifications include:

  • Advanced working knowledge of various financial reporting and modeling skills
  • Led M&A team at $3 billion division of publicly traded company with 17 business units
  • Created multiple joint ventures adding over $500 million in sales
  • Developed financial forecasting models and strategic RFPs

Director of Finance

227307 | Contract

Our consultant is a seasoned Director of Finance with strong experience leading FP&A and international accounting teams and processes within start-up and large Fortune 100 firms. Expertise includes leading an international expansion and overseeing $4 billion revenue group operating in 70+ countries. Industry experience includes manufacturing, pharma and technology.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Created financial models, and performed hands-on budgeting, forecasting, strategic planning and analytics for business operations and (M&A) acquisitions and divestitures
  • Prepared analytics on sales, margins, pricing, profitability and ad hoc projects
  • Managed international practices including IFRS/GAAP accounting, SEC, FP&A, Treasury (fx and hedging) and manufacturing operations/inventory
  • Helped multiple companies gain funding and complete IPO work, developed processes, built out accounting and finance groups, and performed hands-on business case modeling and forecasting


244018 | Contract

This accomplished Controller, CPA started in public accounting before moving onto lead diverse teams through change management, provided hands-on month-end close experience, implemented accounting systems and partnered with executive management to execute company strategy. Systems experience includes SAP, Cognos, PeopleSoft, Hyperion/Essbase, Yardi, MRI and advanced Excel.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Led the monthly, quarterly and year-end close process including 60+ consolidated entity reviews and corresponding account reconciliations
  • Led automation efforts that drove significant process improvement reducing days of the close and providing data integrity
  • Implemented “spreadsheet server” – a database that allowed for greater ad hoc reporting significance
  • Led the lease and capex project accounting managing multiple properties/projects including all-expense costs associated, status of the project and full p/L reporting
  • Managed an international acquisition into a global business including financial reporting, COA verification, purchase price and foreign exchange variance analysis




344565 | Contract

This strategic CFO, CPA, MBA is a senior financial consultant with more than 15 years of significant experience in hiring, training and mentoring professional staff. Expertise includes facilitating progressive organizational change, financial planning and analysis, corporate consolidations, internal and external audit, treasury management, ERP conversions, risk management, cash flow modeling, and merger and acquisition integrations.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Managed financial budgets, implementation of internal controls, oversaw treasury, payroll, general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, insurance, credit, IT and HR
  • Performed month-end close and financial reporting
  • Created new process capabilities that positioned company for sales growth and diversification resulting in a 25% sales increase
  • Provided ad-hoc decision-making reports using advanced reporting skills