Chief Financial Officer
Mike believes strongly in the role of corporate finance as a critical partner in setting and executing an organization’s strategy. Since joining SYPartners as CFO in 2011, Mike has transformed the finance function into such a partner, helping SYPartners grow in ways that respond to the emerging needs of clients and the challenges of our evolving business.
Mike has over 30 years of experience working in corporate finance and consulting. Previously, he was CFO at ORC Worldwide, where he helped develop growth globally and led successful acquisitions and divestitures. Mike also founded and led a New York-based office for the Johnsson Group, a finance transformation consultancy, where he advised leading CFOs on ways to become more valued business partners. Additionally, he’s worked with a broad range of companies, including Ernst & Young, General Mills, Andersen Consulting, and Grolier (now Scholastic).
He holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Iona College and an M.B.A in Marketing from Columbia Business School.