Debra Pauli, CPA/CFF, CTP, CVA has many years of diversified financial experience with companies ranging from the Fortune 500 to entrepreneurial companies in crisis. In 1997, Ms. Pauli started Corporate Financial Solutions, LLC to consult with companies in addressing their most pressing financial problems. Her clients appreciate Ms. Pauli’s no nonsense approach combined with high integrity, financial expertise and ability to work across the organization.
Ms. Pauli’s broad based consulting engagements have included acquisition due diligence, interim management, business plans, process improvement, turnaround, compensation design, and corporate assessments for investors and other stakeholders.
Ms. Pauli has twelve years’ experience in the apparel industry as both CFO and Controller with both public and non-publicly traded companies. In these positions, Ms. Pauli had responsibility for financial planning and financial reporting, accounting, global tax planning and compliance, treasury, due diligence, and cost accounting. International experience includes both outbound U.S. investment as well as inbound foreign investment.
Ms. Pauli’s B.B.A. degree is from Georgia State University. In addition, Ms. Pauli is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified in Financial Forensics, Certified Turnaround Professional and Certified Valuation Analyst. Ms. Pauli has served on the board of directors of the Atlanta Chapter of Financial Executives International. Ms. Pauli also served on Georgia State University’s School of Accountancy Advisory Council. Ms. Pauli is past President of Women’s Finance Exchange and was a founding member of the Atlanta Chapter of IWIRC (International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation).