Chris Lavery

Chris Lavery is a finance and operations high-growth company builder. He helps early-stage venture-backed companies scale when they can’t afford to hire someone full-time, or the company is in transition. Chris helps accelerate the founder’s vision by delivering robust and reliable strategic finance and operations advice.

With nearly 20 years of experience in leadership roles within high-growth, technology-driven corporate environments, Chris has a proven track record of successfully navigating through times of rapid change and growth. He provides advice in a wide swath of critical corporate areas, including strategic planning, financial modeling, FP&A, business intelligence, business plan development and financing, fundraising, M&A, Cap table management and planning, accounting support and controls, revitalizing organizations, supporting product innovation, structuring vital partnerships and alliances, legal, and regulatory affairs.

Chris has an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from Georgetown University School of Law.

Education & Professional Certifications

Areas of Expertise

  • Analytics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Financial Modeling
  • International Operations
  • Metrics & Reporting

Industry Experience

  • Consumer SaaS
  • Fintech
  • Digital Currency/Blockchain
  • CleanTech

Recent Engagements

Hobbies

  • Biking
  • Skiing
  • Soccer