Ed Morris is a seasoned financial executive and CFO with an extensive background in finance, accounting, business and strategic planning as well as internal audit in Fortune 100 companies, start-ups, early stage ventures and privately held middle market companies. He has extensive experience in capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, debt portfolio management and private equity to include two years on Wall Street as a Managing Director in Investment Banking.
Ed has spent the last Twelve years as a CFO (or CFO/CAO) in privately held middle market federal government contractors with $20 – $50 million annual revenues in software development, general management consulting, staff augmentation and IT product development. He has deep experience in both Federal CAS Compliance and DCAA submissions.
He strategically works with CEO/Owners on overall directional issues, and professionalizing the corporate staff – including accounting, HR, IT, contracts management – in order to create a platform that will support future growth. Developing processes and procedures to lead companies through ISO9001:2015 and CMMI L3.
Previous experience includes 14 years in Fortune 500 companies including extensive international financial and accounting experience in consumer package manufacturing, oilfield service, and insurance.
Ed is a Graduate of Thunderbird – The American Graduate School of International Management.