Anthony brings close to 20 years of experience in the areas of Finance and Accounting to the Fusion Pointe Mentorship Team, having leadership roles at Fortune 500 Publicly-Traded Companies, Privately-Held Companies, and within Private Equity and Investment Companies.
He currently is a Vice President of Portfolio Operations for Lateral Investment Management, specializing in Finance & Accounting for all Lateral Portfolio Companies. Within this role, Anthony is responsible for the creation of consistent and timely deliverables across the Portfolio, as well as playing utility and leading Finance Teams within various Portfolio Companies. As an example, his role has included two stints as Interim Chief Financial Officer – one at a Publicly-Traded $400M Network Infrastructure Company and one at a ~$50M Legal Software/IT Company.
Previous to working at Lateral, Anthony led all FP&A for a Portfolio Company of Vista Equity Partners, as well as several Finance Leadership roles at ACI Worldwide, a Publicly-Traded Financial Technology Company specializing in Payments Software with headquarters in Naples, FL.
Prior to ACI Anthony had started his career in Public Accounting, working on the Audit Staff for Ernst & Young based in the Cleveland, OH office. He then transitioned into Corporate Finance roles for General Electric, with cross-functional Finance Leadership experience in Product Management, R&D spend, Cash Flow/Working Capital Metrics, and M&A. Anthony held roles at three different GE Companies over a span of ~10 years – GE Lighting, GE Security, and GE Oil and Gas.
Anthony is originally from the Northeast Ohio area obtained his undergraduate degree in Business Administration at Baldwin-Wallace University, as well as a Master’s of Science in Accountancy at the University of Notre Dame. He also earned his CPA within the State of Ohio.