Operating Partner, HTI Advisory Services
Restructuring & Interim Management
Mr. Pound received his degree in Business Administration with a major in accounting from LaSalle University. Mr. Pound is a 10 year veteran of Big Four Public Accounting. His public experience focused on National and International Manufacturing Companies who were SEC registrants, Government, Health Care and Education. He is a member of the AICPA and PICPA. As a member of AACMI he has been a panelist on the topic of Best Practices for Audit Committees. Mr. Pound is the President of Pound Consulting Inc., with over 30 years experience in many industries.
For over 20 years Mr. Pound has specialized in high growth, strategic alignment and troubled situations, with a focus on increasing customer and shareholder value. Mr. Pound’s in-depth knowledge of operational and strategic planning, M&A, forecasting and budgeting, cash flow, cost containment and re-engineering is balanced with his understanding of the customer and market needs. He is a team leader who builds consensus while moving a company forward. Mr. Pound is a hands-on professional who is sensitive to the pressures and challenges facing a company and their management team.
He has been active in the CEO, CFO and COO roles in manufacturing and further processing, distribution and service industries. In addition, he has been responsible for managing banking relations, Big Four auditors, outside legal counsel, the financial community and investor relations. Mr. Pound has had direct accountability for Sales and Marketing, Manufacturing, the Controller function, Treasury, Human Resources, MIS, Risk Management, Contract Administration, Customer Service, Real Estate, Purchasing and Administration.