Randy TalcottCFO | Principal
Randy Talcott is a seasoned finance executive with over 35 years of experience in a variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution, travel and leisure, and home security. He has served as chief financial officer of both medium size and small public and private companies where he has secured hundreds of millions of dollars in both public and private financings, executed several mergers and acquisitions, implemented ERP systems for companies in manufacturing and other industries, and has led the legal, human resources, and information technology functions in several organizations.
Most recently, Randy served as CEO of a company that owned dental laboratories until executing a sale of the business. He has successfully assisted small and large private equity firms in turning around distressed situations (both financial and operational). He enjoys working with small businesses and their managers to help create strategies, streamline operations, and optimize profitability and cash flows.
Randy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Michigan, and a Masters in Taxation from DePaul University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society. He has served on several nonprofit boards both as Treasurer and Chair. He enjoys outdoor activities and finding new local restaurants.