Work

Interim CFO  |  A

Work 2  |  B

Work 3  |  C

About

Brian R. Woodland is an experienced financial executive with more than 20 years experience, specializing in fixing broken finance and back office functions and business processes. Woodland has demonstrated success at bringing discipline and structure to Finance, IT, and other business functions, and building or fixing business processes across all functions. His industry experience includes oil and gas equipment manufacturing and services, furniture manufacturing, telecom equipment manufacturing and telecom services, dental equipment manufacturing, utility and residential electrical wire manufacturing, industrial transportation, industrial heating equipment manufacturing, and motion picture production and distribution.

Brian has an MBA from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School, a BA degree from Weber State University’s School of Accountancy, and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified in Financial Management (CFM) certifications, both awarded by the Institute of Management Accountants.

BUSINESS PARTNER

Brian works with a business partner mentality, from the board room, to the company’s executives, to direct and shop-floor supervisors, working to provide financial guidance on strategic and tactical decisions. He is experienced with domestic and foreign acquisitions, contract negotiations, due diligence, acquisition agreements, and business integration, and has worked with investors and lenders in multiple private equity settings to communicate financial, strategic, and tactical performance, manage cash flow, and manage lending covenants.

OPERATIONS

Operational Specialties: Back office operations, business process improvements, creating achievement-oriented office culture, coaching and mentoring staff for performance, with heavy emphasis on continuous improvement, continuing education, and the growth of individuals. Partnership negotiations, contract negotiations, contract analysis and compliance, M&A, finding value in investments and options, strategies for growth and differentiation. Organizing Legal, HR, and Information Systems teams to meet business needs and manage business risks.

FINANCE

Financial Specialties: Management accounting, cost accounting, financial accounting, general accounting, financial planning and analysis, working capital management, make vs. buy decisions, capital investment decisions, business plans, financial planning and analysis, forecasting, budgeting, cost reductions, and inventory management. Working with tax advisors for tax planning and statutory compliance.

Please connect with Brian on LinkedIn, or through his Contact page.

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