Michael has been a CFO and Controller for 25 years working in both public and privately held companies covering a wide range of industries including distribution, manufacturing, aerospace and consulting companies. He has a hands-on and thoughtful approach to problem solving and putting financial and operational essentials into practice to improve profits and achieve strategic goals. .. SEE MORE
Throughout all his roles Michael has honed his expertise in collaborating with business leaders to determine targeted objectives, coordinating and motivating finance and operations to attain those objectives. In implementing controls and procedures he has reduced the time to produce timely and accurate financial statements with the aim of providing management with meaningful and forward-looking reporting. He also has worked with business leaders to develop and maintain strong banking and credit relationships.
Some of the results of Michael's leadership, analytical ability and hands on approach are:
• In multiple companies, significantly reduced the time to produce monthly financial statements and simultaneously reduced audit and consulting related fees by tens of thousands of dollars per year by streamlining accounting and reporting processes and instituting improved internal controls.
• Uncovered malfeasance by junior partners that resulted in over $25,000 in pilfered raw materials and $60,000 in redirected sales to a shell corporation controlled by those partners.
• Worked with Management, Private Equity and Investment Bankers to facilitate the sale of a $70 million manufacturing concern to a larger player in the industry. Facilitated the integration of the acquisition into the parent company.
Michael is a graduate of both Ramapo College of NJ with a bachelor’s degree in political science and Pace University with an MBA. He is an EMT and the Captain of his local volunteer EMS Squad. Michael has been married to his wife Karen for 30 years, has a son and three daughters.
When you hire Michael as your B2B CFO you are getting a trusted advisor with sound knowledge and expertise as well as the combined experience of over 200 B2B CFO partners.