Michael McEachern is an experienced CFO and financial leader with a proven record of partnering with executive teams to increase shareholder value from startup stage to scalable profitability.
As a strategic leader, he drives cross functional collaboration for startups to mid-market public and private companies.
Mike has been a senior financial executive for over 25 years focused primarily on the retail, e-commerce, hardware, software, SaaS , manufacturing and professional services industries.
As the founding CFO of Brainshark, Inc., a leading Sales training and coaching SaaS platform, he led the Company’s Finance and Administration teams through several growth and financing phases. He also held Senior Executive roles with several public companies including Elcom International, Howden Group PLC, and Trend –Lines Inc.
Mike has extensive experience in securing financing (debt, private and public equity), merger and acquisition transactions and scaling operations of growth stage companies.
As an interim and part-time CFO for early stage technology companies, he provides the following services:
• Cash flow planning and forecasting
• Long term capital planning and fundraising
• Financial statement preparation and analysis
• Budgeting and long term financial planning and modeling
• Business plan preparation
• Development of operating metrics and KPI’s
• Compensation planning
Mike received a BS in Accounting from Marquette University and an MBA from Babson College. He is a CPA in Massachusetts.