Greg has worked with a variety of early and mid-stage businesses in the areas of financial planning and analysis, investment analysis, and financing. He focuses on helping companies understand the financial impact of strategic and tactical decisions and helps companies focus on the few key metrics that matter to improve performance. Most recently, Greg was head of finance for a venture backed bio-technology company in which he led the company’s development of support processes. His work enabled the company to execute on the commercial launch of its first product. In this role he closed financings totaling over $50 million, hired and mentored key staff in accounting, HR, and IT, and implemented an ERP system while the company grew from 4 employees to 65 employees. Previously, Greg was a two time President’s club winner with a predecessor company to CenturyLink while working in a variety of finance positions. While there he led the financial planning for the company’s entry into Cable TV services and ultimately became the business unit’s CFO. He has been an adjunct instructor in finance at Metro State University in Denver and Arapahoe Community College. Greg was awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute. An Iowa native, Greg holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Iowa State University, and an M.B.A. degree from Creighton University.