Carter Freeman joined vcfo as a Consulting CFO in 2005 and today serves as Managing Director for our Denver and Colorado Springs offices. With a demonstrated ability to embrace new situations, establish trust and develop a workable game plan, Carter is able to effectively navigate through those challenges leading to marked results. He possesses a keen ability to assess a set of circumstances and “cut to the chase.”
An accomplished professional with over 25 years of senior-level financial and accounting experience, Carter’s capabilities encompass negotiating ownership transition, leading and supporting capital raising efforts totaling over $100 million, participating in multiple acquisitions from both the buy- and sell-side, in addition to merging operations as acquirer and acquiree. Carter is also adept at establishing financial and operational accounting systems, managing finance and customer service personnel and leading technological conversions, such as computer software.
Having served as CFO, VP of Finance, Controller and Treasurer in his career, Carter has experience with venture capital-backed start-ups, internet-related firms, distribution and manufacturing and publicly traded multi-bank holding companies. Prior to vcfo, Carter held finance and accounting positions with Brain Matters, Bid4Vacations, Powerworx Online, TEC Direct and Integration Alliance Corporation. He began his career in public accounting with Coopers & Lybrand, a predecessor firm to PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Carter has a BS in Accounting from Montana State University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado.