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RALPH THORNTON | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 22, 2015

RALPH THORNTON

Have my 35+ years of experience working for you!
   United States
  |   Dallas, TX
  |  6:55 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $60

CFO / retired CPA / Stanford MBA with 35+ years’ experience working with start-ups and smaller companies. Heavy experience in financial modeling, business plans and financial analysis. Tested in the top 5% in Financial Modeling on Elance, and 1st Place in Financial Forecasting on oDesk.

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Portfolio

Skills (14)

Tested
Financial Forecasting
Financial Forecasting Test
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Budgeting & Forecasting
Business Planning
Business Planning
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Startup Consulting
Financial Analysis
Financial Reporting
Financial Statements
Financial modeling
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Excel 2007 Test
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Business Modeling
Financial Accounting
Financial Management
Financial Prospectus Writing
Cost accounting

Employment

ROBERT HALF INTERNATIONAL
Consultant/CFO
2007 - 2009
Worked as an interim and part-time CFO for clients. Also performed specific tasks such as financial modelling and "scrubbing" and reorganizing the books of account.
INCUCOMM, INC.
VP Finance & CFO
2000 - 2007
Managed finance department for company and four subsidiaries, including an RFID consultancy and a defense contractor.
MULTIPLE COMPANIES
CFO/Controller
1986 - 2000
Was CFO and/or Controller of several small companies - start-ups, turnaround, manufacturers, software developers and the like.
INTECOM, INC.
VP Controller & CFO
1979 - 1986
Joined VC-funded start-up at beginning. Manufacturer of integrated voice/data switches. Went public in 1984. Reached $125 million revenue and 1,300 employees, when acquired in 1986.
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS
Plant Controller/Group Controller
1974 - 1978
1974-77: Controller of Texas Instruments Taiwan, located in Tsoying, Taipei, Taiwan. 3,000-employee integrated circuit assembly plant. 1977-78: Controller of TI Europe Group, made up of 7 smaller...

Education

STANFORD UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Master of Business Administration
- 1970
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
Bachelor of Arts (Chemistry/Accounting)
- 1968
DEFENSE LANGUAGE INSTITUTE, Monterey CA
Certificate - Chinese Mandarin
- 1965

Keywords

financial model
financial models
financial modeling
financial forecasting
financial analysis
financial plan
financial plans
financial planning
financial reporting
financial statements
financial reports
business plan
business plans
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