Ping Jiang is a Director in the firm’s interim and fractional CFO services with focus on life science, technology, and consumer sectors. Ping has over twenty years of experience, crossing Big Four/Six Accounting & Management Consulting firms, Fortunate 500 large multi-national companies, and small-medium size companies with PE backing. Ping started his career at Arthur Andersen LLP in Shanghai and spent first ten years in his career at the Big Four accounting and management consulting firms, such as Solutions Thru Technologies Group at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Supply Chain Management Group at Deloitte Consulting and Advisory Services at KPMG. He changed his career path about ten years ago to take on senior finance management roles at large global companies such as Wal-mart Inc, Tesco PLC, and Zimmer Inc. Ping eventually transitioned to the CFO roles at private or PE backed companies, such as California Republic (food manufacturing), PrinJohnson Biopharm (specialty pharmaceuticals), and TY Technologies (Marketing SaaS ).
Sample engagements at CFO Consulting Partners include:
- Provided out-sourced CFO service to a specialty pharmaceutical client, including reviewing financials, developing business forecasts and financial models, drafting business pitching deck, and positioning the company for external funding.
- Supported a Private Equity-invested technology service company in performing finance function assessment, reviewing its revenue recognition process (ASC 606) and building up a road map to go through upcoming audits and system implementation.
- Supervised the revenue recognition (ASC 606) and technical accounting treatment for a Contract Research Organization with Venture Capital backing, and prepared the company for external audit and Series B funding;
Ping is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Illinois. He has a Bachelor of Economics degree from Shanghai International Studies University and Master of Science degree from Northern Illinois University. Ping also received MBA degree from the University of Chicago. Ping is also a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (Visual Basic + SQL Server) Certified Information System Auditor and Program Management Professional.