Alex Katz has been working with early stage growth companies since 1983. He has served as both Chief Executive officer and Chief Financial Officer, as well as a board member of private companies in the manufacturing, distribution, retail, construction, and service industries.
In addition to serving as CFO, Alex manages our Finance Acceleration program, through which we provide portfolio companies with a range of financial services, including: accounts payable/expenses tracking; accounts receivable/revenue tracking; payroll; general ledger; management reporting; and annual tax and financial reporting.
Alex practiced law with Mesirov Gelman, and was a founding partner of Katz and Miele, LLP, a tax and corporate law specialty firm. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Fastener Distribution and Marketing Company, Inc., a $21m industrial supply company, and was responsible for driving its strategy of obtaining market share through internal growth and five external acquisitions. He served as Chief Financial Officer of Lenape Dynamic, Inc., a $15m metal forging company, and was responsible for dramatically increasing that company’s operating margins. Alex has also worked as a Certified Public Accountant.
Alex earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Drexel University and a Juris Doctor degree from Temple University School of Law.