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 been transforming the finance function into such a partner, helping SYP grow in ways that respond to the emerging needs of clients and the challenges of our evolving business.
Mike brings to SYP 30 years working in corporate finance and consulting. In past roles, Mike was CFO at ORC Worldwide, where he helped develop new areas for growth globally and led successful acquisitions and divestitures. He 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 has worked with a broad range of companies, including Ernst & Young, General Mills, Andersen Consulting, and Grolier (now Scholastic).
He holds a BBA in accounting from Iona College and an MBA in marketing from Columbia Business School.