Our Bar is Higher

It’s imperative that PE portfolio companies have the right CFO

We consistently deliver the right CFOs, for both permanent and interim
roles, who enable PE portfolio company management teams to build
successful companies and improve overall PE portfolio ROI

We share a common mindset and desire with PE Firms to successfully grow companies and build value.

What makes us the premier CFO search partner?

Our relationship driven culture

We are not transactional. Every step of our recruiting process is grounded in our culture of creating successful relationships with PE firms, portfolio company executive teams and our prospects and candidates.

We understand the needs of Private Equity

We have worked with over 100 PE firms recruiting CFOs for their portfolio companies across the US.

We have been successful CFOs

As subject matter experts, we have lived and intimately know the role of the CFO and what success requires.

Our broad industry experience

We have successfully recruited hundreds of CFOs across a broad array of industries including industrial, financial services, technology, healthcare, manufacturing, professional and B2B/B2C services, media, CPG, distribution, highly niche and regulated businesses.

Our nontraditional fee structure

Our nontraditional economic model puts us in the role of value-add business partner and aligns with our goal to consistently deliver highest ROI.

Our national network of PE portfolio company CFOs

We have built a very substantial proprietary database and network of successful PE portfolio company CFOs across the US and across industries.

Our rigorous candidate due diligence

Our process identifies the “A” players, elevates decision maker interviews and creates efficiency and confidence to candidate selection.

Engage with us

Successful PE portfolio company CFOs are not just scorekeepers, they are the “A Players” fully in the game. We consistently deliver the right CFOs, for both permanent and interim roles, who enable portfolio company management teams to build successful companies and improve overall PE portfolio ROI.

What our Clients will Tell you

“Harvest CFO did a great job in recruiting our CFO in our niche industry portco. Their detailed approach, recruiting process, communication and collaboration towards a successful hire was terrific. We will certainly use Harvest CFO again for our Portco needs”.

Head of Strategic Services and Partner for NYC PE firm

“Harvest CFO did an excellent job in delivering a great CFO to our niche industry Portco. I felt their traveling to the business and meeting with several team members to get to know the business and its people showed real commitment. Their recruiting process, thorough candidate due diligence, collaboration, project management and communication and value add approach to managing the offer process all earned high marks from our firm.  We will certainly use Harvest again for our Portco CFO needs”.

VP of talent Management and Managing Director for a NYC based middle market PE firm

“I have worked with many recruiting firms both large international and specialty boutiques and my exdperience working with Harvest CFO for our CFO role has been by far my best experience”. 

COO for PE Backed Fintech company

“In our first meeting with Harvest CFO they raised the bar with our executive team by creating a vision to deliver a CFO for our firm who will be a game changer and a key business partner working with me and our leadership to further build our competitive advantage in our service offerings and markets to achieve our aggressive growth goals. Harvest hit a home run delivering a highly accomplished CFO who has elevated our firm. We would highly recommend Harvest for companies seeking a highly skilled CFO”.

Managing Partner for national high-profile business law firm.

“Harvest CFO did an excellent job recruiting a CFO for our recently acquired portco in a highly-niche industry. They traveled to the portco Connecticut location to get to know the CEO and management team to gain an understanding of culture and chemistry and develop and ideal profile. The candidates they introduced were amongst the best qualified CFOs we have seen for any of our Portcos. Their process, their knowledge of the CFO role and their collaborative team approach is a recipe for success”.

Managing Director for Boston-based PE firm.

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