• Accounting Systems
  • Cash Flow Processes
  • Advisor Coordination
  • Budgeting & Forecasting
  • Production & Operations
  • Banking & Capital
  • Strategic Financial Planning
  • Risk Assessments
  • Revenue
  • Operating Rhythm
  • Succession or Exit Planning
  • Readiness & Attractiveness
  • Price/Multiple

Chip Giardina

  • CFO
  • Columbus Metro

Chip is a hands-on senior level financial executive, bringing more than 30 years of cross functional expertise in delivering financial objectives, operational solutions, profits, and technology improvements. Proven track record in identifying causal factors that affect success with sound problem resolutions designed to improve profits and financial controls.

Before FocusCFO

Prior to joining FocusCFO, Chip worked for LKQ Corporation in Antioch, TN, serving as Ops/Regional Controller / District Manager. LKQ specialized in Recycled & Alternative parts, Specialty and Accessories for the Auto Industry

    Other Interests

    • What is your favorite way to spend free time?  Spending quality time with family and friends. In addition to traveling, playing golf, hiking and outdoor activities.
    • What is at the top of your "bucket list"?  Traveling back to me Messina, Sicily to visit the birthplace of my grandparents and to connect with distant relatives.
    • What was your favorite vacation?  Traveling to the panhandle of Florida, Inlet beach on the 30A coast with family and playing golf.

What attracted you
to FocusCFO?

The ability to utilize my skillset to assist clients in navigating business needs in achieving success in their industry. The ability to continue to grow as a fractional CFO and utilizing the extensive network offered by FocusCFO and collaboration within team members.

Curated insights by Chip Giardina