Paul Commons

Chief Financial Officer

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I am a CFO for young, technology-based companies.  I am best at bringing financial order to the chaos that growth creates.  I tend to work with companies in the $20 to $30 million revenue range looking to grow to $100 million.  Special strength with software / SaaS companies.

Selected skills and experience:
Software Revenue Recognition (SaaS);
Start-up Experience;
Financial Turnaround & Restructuring;
Fund Raising: Venture Capital (VC) and Bank Debt Financing in both Private & Public Companies, including PIPE financing;
Successful IPO process -- Initial Public Offering with leading provider of early on SaaS hosting;
Professional Services;
Public Companies -- SEC reporting / Sarbanes Oxley SOX;
Privately-held companies (Venture capital backed and Private Equity);
Production Supply Chain Management;
Data, Voice & Video Telecom Experience;
Strategic Business Planning Leadership in Global operations;
International Corporate structuring for efficient tax accounting;
Investor Relations and Board and Shareholder Meeting facilitation;
Internet Commerce: B2B & B2C;
Financial Planning, Budgeting;
Business Systems & Conversions;
Mergers & Acquisitions, and Successful Sale of multiple companies;
Treasury and Legal Functions;
Administration, HR and IT oversight.