Steven A. Cook, Dallas Managing Director

Meet Dallas Managing Director Steven A. Cook

Managing Director Steven A. Cook brings nearly 40 years of experience in the financial and consulting industries, including more than 18 years as a president and CEO of finance and IT consulting firms and 18 years as a practicing CFO, predominantly with large, publicly traded companies. Throughout his career, Steven has been successful in assisting companies with their finance, accounting, operations and technology needs, while also serving as President of his own company Cook CFOs.

In his role as Managing Director, Steven will oversee the operations of the North Texas market.

 

Expertise:

  • Business Development
  • Tax Planning & Preparation
  • Process Development & Implementation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Management Accounting
  • Outsourcing
  • Turnaround Management
  • Corporate Advisory
  • Team Management
  • Strategic Leadership

 

Industry Experience:

  • Energy
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate Development & Management
  • Consulting Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Non-profit

 

Prior Experience:

Prior to vcfo, Steven served as president of Cook CFOs, which merged with vcfo in January 2016. Through Cook CFOs, Steven served as CFO for a variety of businesses in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Earlier in his career he served in Senior Vice President and finance positions with TIG Insurance Company, EQUICOR, CIGNA Healthplans, Trammell Crow Company.  He started his career in public accounting with Touche Ross.

Steven speaks on topics such as management accounting and outsourcing.  He has served on standing committees of the AICPA and on numerous boards of both for-profit and not-for-profit entities. Steven received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Claremont McKenna College and is a Certified Public Accountant.

To learn more about Steven, please email him at scook@vcfo.com or call 972-312-8236.