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James Scott

Consulting CFO

Early Growth Financial Services

CFO for early stage and rapidly growing technology companies.

Business planning, mergers and acquisition, fund raising support.

By focusing on key financial drivers and providing leadership, information and inspiration to the team to focus on their roles to deliver the results needed to secure the corporate vision. I am a team builder and problem solver that provides the financial framework to empower others to make creative contributions that optimize success. I am also a Virtual Company Architect.

During my career, I have co-managed company venture funding, negotiated successful sale of telecom test equipment manufacturer, directed all aspects of human resources, managed audits, implemented budgets, secured credit facilities, executed tax filings, negotiated leases and set up international operations of multiple companies.

 

Experience

Consulting CFO Early Growth Financial Services - [2015-05 to Current]

Providing CFO consulting services to 20+ early stage technology companies including SaaS providers in AdTech and FinTech as well as online sales of consumer products and other services. Helped raise over $35MM in in seed and A round funding for 12 different companies. 

COO\CFO : TetherView LLC - [2014-04 to 2015-08]
As COO successfully launched this provider of Virtual Desktop services to the under served SMB market in the NYC metro area.

CFO- Chief Financial Officer : Binary Tree Inc - [2008-01 to 2014-03]
Led all Accounting, Finance, Treasury, Risk Management and HR for this rapidly growing technology Software, Services and SaaS provider.

Interim CFO : V12 Group - [2007-07 to 2008-01]
Recruited by VC investors to perform buy side due diligence for marketing services roll up. Hired Controller, implemented Microsoft Dynamics GP accounting system.

CFO : ExpertPlan - [2001-01 to 2007-07]
CFO from start up to cash flow positive. Secured angel, Series A, B and C rounds of PE\VC funding.

 

Education

MBA, FINANCE : Rutgers Business School (at Rutgers University )