Chief Financial Officer and Strategic Business Partner offering 30+ years’ experience leading the financial health, business strategy, accounting operations, and internal controls through a 360° business perspective.
Skilled in developing equitable relationships across diverse industries, leading organizations to next-level success, corporate/board objectives, building a collaborative culture, and strategic execution. Deep experience in balancing long-term strategies for growth with short-term objectives to generate financial impact.
Highly-analytical problem-solver with a disciplined and organized approach to the finance operations, creating a high energy environment with accountability and opportunity for all to succeed.
✷ Global Market Businesses ✷ Investor Relationships ✷ Financial Infrastructure ✷
➤ CFO of a Fortune 500 engineering company and $11B fiscal authority; Controller for a startup company with a $200M EB-5 investor portfolio; CFO leadership in a multi-year M&A transition.
➤ Early leadership as President & Owner of Commercial Construction Company, with 75 employees; and Planning Department Economist.
➤ Portfolio diversification strategies across municipalities, federal, and private sectors.
➤ Executive counterpart through M&A transaction and consummation, chartered pre-transaction and post-acquisition synergy goals, and formation/management of due diligence team.
➤ Led large-scale multi-currency Accounting system conversion across 5 companies.
➤ Presented to Boards, and led interaction with financial providers, investors, Principals, and legal counsel.
Portfolio of Expertise:
☑ Fiscal Management, Financial Operations & Performance, Cash Flow Management, Strategic Vision, Tactical Planning, Revenue Growth & Profitability, Startup/Emerging Market Growth, Risk Management, Debt Strategy, Regulatory Compliance, Enterprise Accounting System Conversions, Consolidated Financial Reporting, Cost Savings, People Management.
Nadia has a unique and diverse career history with various roles, including President, VP of Operations and CFO, in the construction, banking, engineering, and environmental planning industries . Nadia has worked in various roles over her career including: 1) Founding President of Nedezda Corporation, commercial construction company located in the former USSR (3 years), 2) various banking positions including VP of Operations for Century Bank (5 years), 3) CFO for Damon S. Williams Associates, LLC (11 years) until they were acquired by Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) in 2010, then remained in her same role until 2014 (15 total years), 4) Controller providing financial oversight and executive advisory support for the land development and pre-construction services of a startup entity (2 years), and, most recently 5) CFO for EPG Environmental Planning Group (5 years).
Nadia has a BS in Economics and a Master's Degree in Economics from Tajikistan University, and a BS in Accounting from Western International University. We are excited to have Nadia on our team to work with us, to provide the best solutions for our clients, and to provide an expertise in international business and the construction, banking, engineering and environmental planning industries.