BOSTON, Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CFGI is pleased to announce the addition of Glenn DeVelis, Managing Director, to its leadership team. As Managing Director, DeVelis will focus on leading and building CFGI's growing team of professionals, manage client service delivery, and play an essential role in the overall operations of the firm.
DeVelis is a proven finance professional bringing over 19 years of Big-4 public accounting, operational controller, and private-equity experience to CFGI. DeVelis began his career at KPMG where he advanced to Senior Manager providing audit and advisory services to both publicly traded and privately held companies within the consumer, retail, manufacturing, and defense contractor industries. DeVelis' public accounting experience is complimented by years of operational leadership, including his most recent role as Controller at Weetabix North America. In this role DeVelis assisted the Company through a private-equity backed sale and was responsible for all areas of accounting, financial and statutory reporting, tax, treasury, and risk management. Prior to Weetabix, DeVelis held the position of Corporate Controller for Birddog Solutions, a logistics services company, and for Welch Foods.
CFGI Partner Shane Caiazzo states, "Glenn's experience and valuable insight into the many challenges facing today's CFOs and Controllers will allow CFGI to better serve its clients across a wide variety of service offerings. The addition of Glenn to our leadership team continues to position CFGI as the go-to provider for all critical needs within the suite of the CFO and further demonstrates our commitment to building the best team of professionals capable of meeting our clients most critical and complex challenges".
DeVelis holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts, a Master of Science in Finance from Bentley University, and is also a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Massachusetts.
CFGI is a unique and highly specialized financial consulting firm that is strategically positioned to help companies through a range of routine and complex business scenarios. As an extension of your corporate finance team, CFGI works alongside your internal staff, serving in a variety of roles – from technical accounting advisor to M&A support to Controller or CFO – and delivering seamless support services. To learn more, visit www.cfgi.com or call us at (617) 531-8270.