• 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

Donovan Gibson

  • CFO
  • Columbus Metro

Proven leader with 30 years finance and accounting oversight experience, mostly as a CFO, but also overseeing various related departments along the way like Financial Planning & Analysis, Treasury, Regulatory Reporting, Policy, Audit, and Cash Optimization.

Before FocusCFO

Donovan spent nearly 20 years in various financial oversight roles at JPMorgan Chase – including:

  • CFO, Global Operations and Corporate Functions
  • Senior Director – Global Head of Finance, Regulatory, and Operations Models
  • Director, Finance – Global Strategy and FP&A
  • Director, Finance – Mergers and Acquisition Research
  • Prior to that spent nearly 8 years as a financial consultant and small business valuation supervisor at KPMG.

    Other Interests

    • What are your favorite activities?  Anything with friends. Name it. I’m there.
    • What is your favorite way to spend free time?  Family, Friends, Fun. Repeat
    • What is your favorite book?  Hilarious book my kids made about ‘Dad’.

What attracted you
to FocusCFO?

The people are amazing. Small company, big hearts. It’s an honor to partner with them to build up the small business community.

Curated insights by Donovan Gibson