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David Wood | CFO

David is a growth company leader with extensive background in strategy and finance. He has over 25 years’ experience in growing teams, private equity-backed companies, transaction execution, strategy consulting and advising boards and executive teams. He has a passion for helping companies create strategies and link them to operations. He also designs and implements process improvement initiatives that reduce expenses and drive bottom-line results. He has record of success in the c-suite partnering with high-performing executive teams to transform challenges into opportunities.

Before FocusCFO

During the 5 years leading up to joining FocusCFO, Jeff was CFO for a fintech startup, CEO of a SaaS company, successfully sold to a strategic partner, and fractional CFO for several small and mid-market companies. Originally trained on Wall Street, Jeff  worked in Deloitte Consulting for 6 years post-MBA before moving into industry as a CFO.

Other Interests

  • What is your favorite way to spend time? Playing guitar & Cycling
  • What did you want to be when you grew up? A real estate banker, like my father
  • What is something most people don’t know about you? I lived in Lithuania for 18 months as a volunteer
  • What is at the top of your bucket list? Visiting Antarctica


Why did you join FocusCFO?

 I was most attracted to the culture and execution process at FocusCFO. Having worked as a fractional CFO in a firm that often accepted controller-level engagements, I feel my time is more valuable helping companies get out of the foundation.

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