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CFO Advisory

The Path to the Tranformational CFO

How does a CFO become less of an accountant and more of a strategist? 

Our CFO Evolution is a set of specific directives that can help you streamline your operation to achieve better accounting processes in less time—freeing the CFO to spend more time on the more vital strategic concerns of the company.

CFO Advisory

Growing companies often find themselves needing additional resources as they expand and change. Our CFO Advisory Services team helps CFOs with critically important business enhancements and transactions. Our team includes former CEOs, COOs and CFOs of major corporations. They bring a unique set of skills to each project including international expertise, reorganization experience, capital management, and business process redesign.

Business Valuations & Asset Valuation

Whether you’re considering an exit strategy or calculating stock options for tax purposes, Armanino’s Valuation Services team is there to cut through the complexity and get to what really matters. We’ve done more than 1,500 business valuations.


Compensation & Benefits Planning

No two companies are alike, and neither are their benefit plans. You deserve a provider that understands the importance of unique planning in an industry full of generalized, one-size-fits-all plans. 


Equity Management Consulting

Armanino's Equity Management Solutions team brings much-needed discipline and accounting rigor to stock option plans for startups, privately funded companies, and those preparing for IPOs. Armanino leverages cloud-based tools to build solutions and provide support or serve as the outsourced solution, for a wide variety of privately-held companies.



Armanino assists clients across the globe in solving complex issues related to accounting, fraud, litigation and other business disputes.


IPO Readiness

When your company is in growth mode and eyeing an IPO, the last thing you need is expensive red tape that diverts you from your goal. Armanino’s IPO Readiness Team knows the path. Let our financial and business process consultants show you the way to reach your destination, based on your strategic plan.


Lease Accounting (ASC 842)

Key aspects of ASC 842 include the requirement for lessees to recognize both operating and finance (capital) leases on their balance sheet and to distinguish between a right-of-use asset and lease liability. With a lease accounting gap assessment from Armanino, your finance team can properly prepare for the changes your organization will have to make to become compliant.


Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Advisory

The success of any deal comes down to the details. Armanino, an experienced and trusted leader among merger and acquisition companies has a team of mergers and acquisition consultants that specialize in reducing complexity, mitigating risks and increasing value in acquisitions, corporate restructurings, management buy-outs, dispositions and other business transactions.


Outsourced Finance & Accounting

Outsourced finance and accounting brings you financial expertise without the expense or human resources risk of hiring full-time staff. You’ll also reap the benefits of the latest financial management software, including easy to use real-time dashboards of your financial data, without having to invest in new technology. Our specialists can step in right away, at whatever level of service you need, freeing you and your team to focus on what you do best.

Revenue Recognition - ASC 606 Compliance

Many companies are waiting for public enterprises to tackle the new revenue recognition standards before addressing their own reporting requirements. However, if you don’t take the first step – analyzing the impact the new standards will have on your specific business – you don’t know what awaits you. 


Strategy and Transformation

According to Armanino’s CFO Evolution 2.0 research, business today are facing disruptive market forces previously unseen. Our Strategy & Transformation consultants are MBAs and industry professionals who help you evaluate your organization’s current state and create a roadmap for future success in this uncertain business landscape.


Technical Accounting

Maintaining highly specialized accounting expertise in-house is impractical or impossible for most organizations. Armanino provides a cost-effective solution for your technical accounting needs, from merger-related services to quarterly SEC filings to stock option accounting. Our experienced team serves public and private clients of all sizes, across all industries.


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