Walt Spevak

Walt Spevak is Managing Director of Burkland's outsourced CFO Services practice.

Walt Spevak has over 30 years of business experience having worked with both startups and public companies, for-profits and nonprofits, ranging in size from two-pizza teams to multi-thousand employees. Prior to Burkland, Walt spent nearly 2 decades at Autodesk in various corporate roles as it grew from less than 100 people and $9M in revenue to nearly 3,000 employees and almost $1B in revenue when he left to begin angel investing in the start-up world.

At Burkland, Walt is Managing Director of the outsourced CFO Services practice comprising over 30 team members across the US. The team focuses on supporting companies in SaaS, Healthcare and Consumer business sectors from Series Seed through C. Walt holds both a BA in Economics with honors and an MBA from Stanford University.

Outside of Burkland Walt is an avid sailor, racing Laser dinghies in national and international competitions. Ask him anytime about growing up at Lake Okoboji, IA.

Education & Professional Certifications

  • Stanford University, MBA
  • Standford University, BA in Economics

Areas of Expertise

  • Analytics
  • Capital Raising
  • CFO Services for Startups
  • Consumer Business
  • Due Diligence
  • Financial Modeling
  • Forecasting
  • Fundraising
  • Investor Relations
  • Management Reporting & KPIs
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Outsourced CFO Services
  • Series Seed through C
  • Strategy

Industry Experience

  • SaaS
  • Healthcare
  • FinTech


  • Sailing