John Ellsworth


John is a strategic-thinking senior finance executive with success in positioning enterprises for scalable and sustainable growth – he has improved cash flow, established high-performing cultures, restructured operations, diversified business, and guaranteed economic resilience within competitive and volatile regulatory markets.

Most recently, John has been working with the CEO of a successful mid-sized to prepare it to scale. He’s introduced and enforced financial controls to enhance accountability and drive cash flow optimization. He restructured the accounting and finance departments and transitioned the company to state-of-the art and best-in-class processes and procedures to safeguard company assets.

A pivotal strategic-thinker and value integrator within a company’s leadership team, John has strong orientations in both finance efficiency and business insight. His skills and experience can help streamline operations, improve processes and help his clients grow.

When not advising companies, John enjoys travel and spending time with his family.

Industry Expertise

  • Privately held companies
  • Retail
  • Transportation
  • Logistics


  • Turnarounds
  • Operations and Process Improvement
  • Contact Negotiations
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Systems Integration
  • Strategic Financial Guidance

Education & Certifications

  • Masters of Accountancy, University of Alabama
  • Bachelor of Science, Finance, University of Alabama