Sean has 25+ years of experience, including executive level experience as a CFO, COO and Board Member.
He is adept at shaping long-range business vision and direction for organizations using his exceptional skills in strategic planning and financial analysis. He is experienced in building top-performing operational and financial teams. Sean has developed excellent communication and presentation skills working with a variety of financial institutions, Wall Street investors, and global business partners. He has negotiated and executed transactions involving M&A/divestitures, private equity, venture capital, and joint ventures. He has big four experience, PWC, and has his MBA, CPA, CMA, and CGMA.
As a CFO and COO, Sean has raised in excess of $225M in private equity, he has opened offices in 6 countries on 3 continents, that managed contracts in 36 countries and has managed domestic operations with clients in all 50 states. He has written an S1 registration statement for an IPO and has led numerous M&A and divestiture transactions for both publicly traded (NASDAQ and JASDAQ) and privately held companies.
In addition to his role as a COO and CFO, Sean has served on numerous boards of directors with leadership roles on various board committees, e.g. Executive Committee, Audit Committee, Finance Committee and Board Development Committee. He was an adjunct professor of finance at John’s Hopkins University for five years, where he taught Mergers and acquisitions in the MBA program for the Carey School of Business and Finance for the Masters of Biotechnology in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.
Sean is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant, with a Masters of Business Administration degree from George Washington University, and a BS in Accounting from the University of Maryland at College Park.