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Planning a Successful Exit: How Venture-Backed Companies Can Remain Funding Ready at All Times

In our last article we explained the differences between private equity and venture capital, along with the various stages of venture capital financing. In this …

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CEO / CFOPrivate Equity

Understanding the Various Stages of Venture Capital Financing

Like kindling to a campfire, most startup businesses need capital in order to grow. This capital comes in two main forms: debt and equity. Debt …

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CEO / CFO

2022 CFO Outlook Survey: CFOs Are Optimistic, Despite Ongoing Growth Obstacles

A recent survey of middle market CFOs contains both good and bad news for business leaders. First, the good news: More than a third (66%) …

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CEO / CFOPrivate Equity

How to Realize Value from Cloud Computing

Cloud computing has come a long way in recent years as business leaders have overcome initial concerns about the security of storing and transmitting sensitive …

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CEOCEO / CFO

Talent Migration: Attract and Retain Skilled Finance & Accounting Talent

Attracting and retaining talent remains a huge challenge for businesses as the nation begins to emerge from the upheaval of the pandemic. According to the …

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CEOCEO / CFO

Why Focusing Early on Due Diligence and Audit Preparedness is Critical to a Successful Exit

Owners and CEOs often don’t think about due diligence and audit preparedness during the early stages of the business startup. But maybe they should. Research …

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Consero FaaS: Disrupting the Outdated Traditional F&A Model

Transformation
  • Cash to GAAP conversion
  • Clean-up work
  • Interim oversight & support
  • Accounting software Implementation

Build it Yourself Solution

  • CFO / Interim CFO
  • Consultants / VARs

Consero FaaS Solution

  • CFO / Interim CFO
  • or Consero Interim CFO
  • Consero Setup/Transformation
Ongoing F&A
  • Monthly financials
  • Daily accounting support
  • Management reporting
  • Integrate add-on acquisitions

Build it Yourself Solution

  • CFO
  • Controllers & Accounting Team
  • Enterprise Accounting Applications

Consero FaaS Solution

  • CFO
  • or Consero Fractional CFO
  • Consero FaaS Enterprise F&A Software and Services

New PE Platform Investment F&A Challenges

Founder Owned Company Accounting:
  • Existing accounting done on a cash/hybrid basis
  • Run on SMB accounting software and other disparate applications
  • Inability to produce auditable financials
  • Lack of know-how to develop projections & KPIs
  • No consistency/structure to customer contracts
  • Underqualified staff
  • Non-scalable manual processes
Carve-Out Accounting:
  • Required to move off parent company accounting applications in a timely fashion
  • Have to build an entire F&A team
  • No documented operational policies and procedures
To Optimized Finance & Accounting:
  • Monthly financials available in 5-10 business days
  • Audit and diligence ready support details
  • Integrated enterprise grade accounting software
  • Budget and forecast reporting
  • Business KPIs
  • Efficient & scalable processes for rolling in add-ons