DALLAS, TEXAS April 14, 2021/ - SEATONHILL PARTNERS, LP, the nation’s fastest-growing strategic CFO services firm, is pleased to announce that Susan Echard has joined as a Partner in the firm's Phoenix office.
Echard has over 35 years’ experience within Big Four and CFO roles and has conducted large-scale financing and SEC filings with numerous companies, including Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Tupperware, PetSmart, and CSK Automotive (now O’Reilly Auto Parts). She successfully raised over $250 million in private equity, facilitated over $300 million in credit, and spearheaded two company exits. Key areas of expertise, both domestic and international, include extensive M&A exit strategy planning and execution, FP&A modeling, budgeting, cash management, and team management. Susan led the implementation of ERP, accounting, and tax compliance platforms such as Netsuite, Intacct, Concur, Adaptive Planning, and Alvara. She has normalized the accounting functions of many organizations though the consolidation of disparate reporting systems and the establishment of effective metrics and KPI reporting. Susan is highly experienced in HR policy development, including recruiting and on-boarding, corporate insurance policies, employee benefits, and 401(k) programs.
John Ball, co-founder and CEO of SeatonHill states: "Susan’s impressive track record within the M&A and private equity space and her extensive experience working with SaaS firms will be a crucial asset to our high-growth clientele looking to achieve the next stage of their business evolution.”
Susan Echard comments: “I’m thrilled to join this talented team and look forward to providing our clients the strategic guidance necessary to optimize their financial operations and prepare them for next-level growth.”
Susan earned a BBA in Accounting from the University of Michigan-Flint.
SeatonHill Partners (www.SeatonHill.com) is the fastest-growing strategic CFO services firm in the nation, solving common to complex financial problems that create risk to survival and growth for thousands of small/medium-sized businesses. For more than a decade, SeatonHill has applied the skill and experience only a team of seasoned business finance executives can bring to position its clients for long-term stability and success. Unlike other national firms with their loose federations of individual contributors, we combine the thought leadership and support of a closely knit partnership of top CFOs nationwide to benefit every client. SeatonHill has offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Houston, New York, Atlanta, Denver, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix, and London.
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