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Solving for the CFO: Staying Ahead of Growing Challenges and Demands with Consero’s Advisory Services

As the role of the CFO has evolved in recent years and become both strategic and more complex, the difficulty of sourcing CFO talent has ...
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What’s the Best Way for Early-Stage Private Equity Firms to Handle Finance and Operations?
Private Equity

What’s the Best Way for Early-Stage Private Equity Firms to Handle Finance and Operations?

The rapid growth of the private equity industry over the past decade is breeding a new set of PE fund managers and firm founders. A ...
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CEO / CFOPrivate Equity

What are the Secrets of Rock Star CFOs?

The CFO position has evolved considerably in recent years, from what was sometimes derisively called a “bean counter” in the past to more of a ...
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7 Ways to Boost Your Cash Flow Right Now
CEO / CFOInvestors

7 Ways to Boost Your Cash Flow Right Now

There’s a reason why cash flow has been called the “lifeblood” of a successful business. Companies can operate without profits for a period of time ...
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The Benefits of FaaS During Times of High Volatility and Uncertainty
CEO / CFOInvestors

The Benefits of FaaS During Times of High Volatility and Uncertainty

The current market climate is as volatile and uncertain as it has been at any time since the Great Recession of 2008-2009. On top of ...
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CEO / CFOInvestors

Recession Survival Guide – Remember L.I.K.E. as You Plan for an Economic Slowdown

Depending on which economic forecaster you’re listening to, a recession or economic slowdown in the U.S. is probably likely sometime this year. Therefore, now is ...
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Consero FaaS: Disrupting the Outdated Traditional F&A Model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