David DeMuth, a co-founder of CFO Consulting Partners, is co-head of the firm’s Technology, Transaction/M&A and Private Equity practices, and he heads the firm’s Real Estate, Manufacturing and Healthcare industry practices. He also heads the firm’s Turnaround and Restructuring Advisory practice. His experience with CFO Consulting Partners includes being the Interim and fractional CFO for public and private companies, and providing GAAP and SEC guidance, outsourced services for private equity portfolio companies, business plan development for the purpose of raising capital, buy/sell-side due diligence, and many other services within the Transactional Services practice. Besides the above-mentioned industries, David’s industry experience includes technology, healthcare/life sciences, real estate, financial services, specialty chemicals, global manufacturing/distribution, and consumer products. In addition, David has extensive international experience in Europe, Asia, Latin America, Canada, Africa & the Middle East.
Prior to co-founding CFO Consulting Partners, David served as the Interim Co-Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer at Kodak Polychrome Graphics (a $2 billion global manufacturer of graphic arts materials), CFO of Troy Corporation (a $150 million global specialty chemical manufacturer), Division Vice President of Continental Grain Company (a multi-billion provider of commodities and financial services), Treasurer of National Starch and Chemical Company (a $3 billion global specialty chemical manufacturer) and Director of Tax Services at PepsiCo Inc. (a multi-billion global consumer products (beverage and food) company). Prior to his corporate career, he was with KPMG.
David is a member of Turn Around Management Association NJ (TMA), XPX (Exit Planning) Association (NJ & Philadelphia), Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Financial Executives International (FEI), and the Princeton Mercer Chamber of Commerce. In 2018 the Princeton Mercer Chamber of Commerce honored David with the Award “Entrepreneur of the Year”. He is the Audit Committee Chairman for Equinox Funds Trust, a Mutual Fund Entity (1940 Act Compliant) offering alternative investments in managed Futures. He is member of the event planning committee for the NACD NJ. He is on the Leadership Team for XPX NJ and XPX Philadelphia. For 2018, 2019 & 2020 David is a member of the M&A East Sponsorship Committee for ACG Philadelphia. He holds a BS in Accounting from Loyola University (Maryland), an MBA in Finance from LaSalle University, and he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).