January 22, 2013
PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwire – Jan 22, 2013) – FLG Partners, announced today the addition of a new partner, Fuad Ahmad, to the consulting and services firm, bringing the number of partners to 22.
FLG’s newest partner, Fuad Ahmad, 43, is an experienced public company CFO with significant management and operating experience in both public and private companies.
“We are delighted that Fuad has joined the firm,” said Jeffrey Kuhn, Managing Partner of FLG. “Fuad’s experience in telecommunications, media, software and consumer electronics will be a great addition to FLG’s already deeply experienced team. With his addition we continue to build on FLG’s position as the leading CFO consulting and Board advisory firm in Silicon Valley and the Western United States, and we are excited to welcome Fuad to the firm.”
“I am absolutely thrilled to be part of the FLG team,” said Mr. Ahmad. “FLG is recognized as the premier CFO consulting and advisory firm in the Silicon Valley and I am honored to be working alongside some of the most talented individuals in the field. I aim to uphold and build upon the extremely high standards of professional excellence, integrity, and leadership that already exist at FLG,” Mr. Ahmad added.
Mr. Ahmad has over 15 years of financial and operating experience in technology companies, as well as financings in public and private capital markets.
Formerly, Mr. Ahmad was the CFO of Sezmi, Inc., a venture-backed late stage start-up providing cloud-based turnkey video solutions for a personalized and multi-screen offerings for Telecommunications and Media/Content companies, and Network operators. Sezmi was acquired by Kit digital, Inc. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and CFO of Globalstar, Inc., where he was involved in the initial fundraising activities related to building, launching and operations of Globalstar’s worldwide satellite telecommunications system, including leading its successful IPO and various public market and private financing initiatives totaling more than $1.5 billion.
Mr. Ahmad holds a B.S. in Finance from Brigham Young University.
About FLG Partners, LLC
Founded in 2004, FLG Partners is the leading CFO consulting, services and board advisory firm in Silicon Valley and the Western United States. FLG provides financial and operational leadership to companies ranging from newly funded startups to multi-billion dollar public companies across all life science and technology sectors. The firm’s partners, each with long CFO credentials, engage in interim or permanent assignments in leadership roles that vary from consulting engagements to employed corporate officer. Averaging more than 20 years’ experience each, FLG’s partners bring substantial expertise, objectivity and industry best-practices leadership to key transactional requirements, including business planning and execution; financings; SEC reporting and compliance; mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and troubled-company turnarounds and restructurings.