Bob Lynch is a Financial Principal at MLA with expertise in strategic financial leadership. His experience in process and cost analysis makes him a valuable partner in scaling financial controls to match company growth. This includes moving companies to ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems.
Bob supports clients who seek a senior-level professional with a broad scope of experience and expertise in the financial field. His experience as a financial principal over the last 30 years has helped him develop expertise in banking, bank refinancing, compliance, risk management, turnaround management, cash flow improvement and financial forecasting.
Prior to joining MLA, Bob provided process and cost analysis as an independent chief financial officer through Strategic Financial Leadership; as an outsource CFO for The Lumley Group; and as director of business operations and director of finance for Crossroads Community Church in Cincinnati. Bob has also served as vice president, treasurer and director of operations for a startup conference and retreat center.
Previously Bob participated in the turnaround of a manufacturing company as its newly hired controller. Additionally, he has experience operating property management service companies where he established the accounting and budgeting system and helped in the eventual sale of the businesses.
Bob Lynch is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and a Certified Financial Manager (CFM), Certified in Strategy and Competitive Analysis (CSCA), as well as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).