• 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

David Hanley

  • CFO
  • Detroit Metro

Over 20 years of experience in finance and operations, including working directly with entrepreneurs, high-net work individuals, and institutional investors. Experience in the Professional Services, Private Equity, and Real Estate industries. Experience also includes sell-side mergers and acquisitions for companies ranging from family-owned businesses to divisions of large publicly traded companies. Strong financial, operational, and executive management experience.

Before FocusCFO

8 years with Alidade Capital, LLC, a private equity sponsor raising and investing institutional real estate funds. Previously worked at Flagstar Bank, reporting to the CFO, Valstone Partners, focused on acquisitions and asset management for distressed debt and opportunity private equity funds. Began career in investment banking with Credit Suisse First Boston and National City Bank.

    Other Interests

    • What is your favorite book?  Umberto Eco’s The Name of the Rose
    • What was your favorite vacation?  Hong Kong during Chinese New Year
    • What is your favorite movie?  A Few Good Men

What attracted you
to FocusCFO?

The opportunity to utilize my past experience to assist entrepreneurs across a broad array of industries grow and add value to their businesses.

Curated insights by David Hanley