Richard Rysak - The CFO Centre

Richard Rysak In 60 Seconds...

Seasoned executive with decades of business experience in various industries plus the non-profit sector. Entrepreneurial mindset – loves innovation and leading-edge thinking – has launched, scaled, operated and sold businesses. Offers strategic big-picture mindset with a pragmatic hands-on approach to deliver results in settings ranging from SME’s to large public companies.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

quick articulation of the desired end-result and implementation milestones to reach important goals

Raising Funds

via compelling business plans with financial forecasts which clearly capture potential risks and rewards to investors/lenders

Executive Coaching

to guide entrepreneurs to achieve their vision based on own entrepreneurial experience

Business Planning

based on multi-year strategic plans achieved in stages via annual business plans and budgets and rolled up into board-level summaries with progress tracked regularly by KPI’s embedded across the organization

Exit Planning

to achieve maximum exit value for shareholder(s)

Track Record Highlights

  • Provided leadership in finance, information technology, human resources and operations while leading for-profit and non-profit organizations through transitions in business and funding models.
  • Co-founded a successful professional services business which scaled from “nothing” to 35 staff and 7-digit revenues - eventually sold to a national chain.
  • Designed, launched, scaled and operated a “mission critical” SaaS-like software & billing data processing service which became a niche market leader – exited after 8 years of operations.
  • Leveraged IT to eliminate inefficiencies, generate management insight and better- informed and timely decision making.
  • Part of multi-functional teams which raised capital ranging from $1M to $900M.

Sector Experience

  • technology: media, telecoms
  • engineering
  • healthcare
  • hospitality, tourism
  • property: real-estate
  • not-for-profit

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