Can is a Vice President with a decade of experience in the Office of the CFO and performance improvement consulting.
Prior to joining Accordion, Can was a Consultant at EY-Parthenon, where his work focused on building capabilities to improve operational performance for manufacturing and services organizations. Sample engagements include: standing up a S&OP process for a private equity owned specialty pharmaceutical firm and delivering working capital improvements for a publicly traded information technology company.
Prior to EY-Parthenon, Can was CFO of Optcapital, a financial technology firm. At Optcapital, he led FP&A function while co-leading go-to-market activities including new product developments and improving sales force effectiveness.
During his MBA, Can interned at Emko Capital (private equity) and GE Ventures (corporate venture capital). At Emko Capital, he identified topline growth areas for a U.S. based manufacturer of textile products supporting an acquisition. At GE Ventures, he developed a NewCo business strategy for digital oilfield market.
Can received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Davidson College and an MBA from Duke University, the Fuqua School of Business. He completed all three levels of CFA exams. He resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife and two children.
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