Your High Growth CFO
What do we do
CFO 4 U provides contract and virtual CFO services for high growth and startup companies in Hamilton and Tauranga, specialise in Building and Construction, Technical Services and SaaS. We tailor our services based on your needs and requirements. Whether you looking for a CFO for your ongoing requirements for your monthly reporting and forecast, or one off finance project such as budget modelling, annual planning and budget, capital raising or ERP implementation, CFO 4 U is your trusted growth finance partner.
Services we provide
Budget and Forecast Modelling
Monthly Reporting and Cashflow Planning
Capital Raise Preparation
Julian So, Founder and Director
Based in Hamilton, New Zealand. Julian is a Chartered Accountant with over 15 years of CFO and senior executive experience. His sector experiences include Building and Construction, SaaS, Aviation, Education, Manufacturing and Engineering Services. His broad commercial experience covers various business discipline from general management, finance, IT management, pricing strategy, schedule management, contract negotiation, supplier and customer relationship management.
His business and career achievements to date includes (but not limited to):
- 2018 - Smartspace acquired SwipedOn for $11 million
- 2018 - Finalist NZ Hi-Tech Award for SwipedOn
- 2015 - L3 acquisition of CTC Aviation for £143 million
- 2012 - MBO for CTC Aviation in conjunction with Inflexion Private Equity
- 2010 - Finalist for 2010 CFO of the Year Awards
- 2010 - Regional Finalist for NZIM Young Executive for the Year
- 2009, 2010 - Deloitte Fast 50 for CTC Aviation
Unlike many other typical CFOs and accountants, he has a very good understanding of the challenges that high growth companies face.
Julian is also an active Angel Investor with a diverse startup investment portfolio in the technology, software, mobile and engineering sectors.