Eric Froistad has had a successful career as a financial executive. He has served in finance and operations leadership roles for public and private companies. He has led early and growth-stage companies through venture capital and private equity transactions, restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, private exits, and IPOs. He works with clients in the software (SaaS, PaaS), financial technologies (fin-tech), and digital content sectors.
He has helped his clients raise multiple rounds of debt and equity capital, negotiated merger agreements and major customer contracts, implemented risk management programs (including cyber risk) and customer billing systems, managed compliance (SAS 70, PCI, HIPAA) and financial audits, developed incentive compensation programs, and managed client accounting/finance departments, among other services.
He served as a partner in the Finance specialty group at TechCXO from 2008 to 2018 before leaving to become CFO/COO of an international medical school, retiring in 2023. He returned to TechCXO as a Principal in March 2023. Prior to TechCXO, he was CFO of TSYS Loyalty, a loyalty technology company in the financial services/card payments sector. He began his career at Arthur Andersen & Co in Denver, rising to the senior manager level before leaving for progressive financial executive positions.
Eric Froistad earned a BS degree in Accounting from the University of Colorado and a CPA license from the State of Colorado.