Finance Practice Leader
Ben Goldberg is a financial and operations management consultant. He has provided his expertise to emerging growth and middle market companies, particularly in the technology, life sciences, and advanced manufacturing industries. He serves these clients as an interim or part-time CFO and/or COO, or on a project basis. He has assisted clients with transaction, such as acquisition or divestiture. He has provided due diligence, profitability analysis and improvement, cash flow management, turnaround and crisis management, financing, or systems selection and implementation. He also performs due diligence for early stage investors and assists them in transactions.
Ben has over 30 years of corporate experience in a wide range of industries and company sizes. He has held various finance/accounting positions in small companies and Fortune 100 corporations. His experience includes serving as CFO of a $20 million manufacturer of packaging materials, RJM Manufacturing, and CFO of a $25 million manufacturer of bar code scanning equipment, Metrologic Instruments. At Metrologic, he served as a key member of the team that prepared the registration statement and prospectus for the company's initial public offering effort. His experience includes both high growth situations and successful turnarounds. Earlier in his career, he worked for companies including Atlantic Richfield, Certainteed and Allied Chemical in Engineering, Operations, and Financial Management.
Ben received his Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University and his Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Delaware. He also taught in the Graduate Business School at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He is active in a number of civic and charitable organizations and is a member of the Greater Philadelphia Senior Executives Group, BioStrategy Partners, Regional Biotech Council, MidAtlantic Angel Group, and Financial Executive Networking Group. He has served as a judge of numerous business plan competitions including the Fox School Business Plan Competition and the Angel Venture Fair.