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Radnor, PA, United States, 2015/07/07 - The esteemed nomination recognizes professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards - EmtecInc.com.
Emtec, Inc., a leading consulting firm providing transformative digital solutions, is pleased to announce the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Gregory Chandler, has been named a 2015 CFO of the Year finalist by Philadelphia Business Journal for the large company category. The esteemed nomination recognizes professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards.
“We are proud to congratulate Greg on his nomination as CFO of the Year,” said Dinesh Desai, Chairman and CEO “Greg’s expansive financial experience, hard work and significant contribution to numerous corporate and leadership initiatives continues to help us grow our business and to help drive digital transformation for our clients as well as our internal transformation.”
Since May 2009, Mr. Chandler has been Emtec’s CFO and has served on the Board of Directors since 2005. During his tenure at Emtec he has been instrumental in the transformation of the Company to a consulting and outsourcing organization, doubling gross profit and the gross margin percentage quadrupling EBITDA. In the last 4 years he has reduced SG&A costs by nearly $14 million. In addition, during his time as CFO the Company has executed 8 acquisitions, 4 spin off/joint ventures, 5 separate capital raises and a going private transaction.
He serves on the Board of Directors of FS Investment Corporation and the RBB Funds, and on the Board of Trustees of FS Energy and Power Fund. Mr. Chandler received his MBA from Harvard Business School, a B.S. in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and is also a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Chandler started his business career at Coopers & Lybrand/PwC, and subsequently worked for Janney Montgomery Scott. Prior to this Mr. Chandler served as a Captain in the US Army.
Emtec (emtecinc.com) provides industry specific transformative digital solutions to world-class organizations in the enterprise, government, and education markets. With offices in the U.S., Canada and India, Emtec is big enough to address client needs yet small enough to provide individualized client care. Our local offices, highly-skilled associates, and global delivery capabilities ensure the accessibility and scale to align client’s technology solutions with their business needs. Emtec’s singular mission is to create “Clients for Life” - long-term relationships that deliver rapid, meaningful, and lasting business value. Our offerings include Advisory, Integration and Managed Services for Packaged, Custom, Mobile and Cloud Applications as well as a variety of Analytics and Infrastructure Services.