Functional Experience

  • International Controllerships and expat roles, (LATAM & APAC)
  • Start-ups and Scalability
  • Turnarounds & Restructuring
  • M&A Due Diligence and Integration
  • Internal Controls & Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Financial Modeling, Budgeting, Forecasting & Analysis
  • ERP Solution Implementations
  • Revenue Recognition

Example Industries

  • Marketing/Media
  • Manufacturing
  • Pharma
  • Retail
  • Professional Services

Rick Brown



Serving in CFO and International Controllership roles, Richard has held leadership positions in Finance and Accounting for a diverse field of Industries: Digital and Direct Marketing, High Tech/SaaS, Pharma, Manufacturing and Retail. He specializes in taking on challenging assignments such as start-ups, turnarounds, ERP Implementations, Lean Six Sigma projects, Sarbanes-Oxley audits on a domestic and global scale. He began his career in commercial banking. Rick is fluent in Spanish.

Relevant Experience

  • Kipany Digital and Direct Marketing Services
  • Control Solutions (Sarbanes-Oxley consulting)
  • WR Grace
  • Sara Lee
  • Wal-Mart 

Education, Licenses & Certifications

  • MBA, Entrepreneurship from Northeastern University, Boston, MA
  • MS, Accounting from Northeastern University, Boston, MA
  • BA, Government from Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY