AMS Expands New York Office to Support Continued Growth

Jul 11, 2013
Accounting Management Solutions

Seasoned Finance Executive Joins AMS Team to Drive Business in Venture, Technology and Media Sectors

BOSTON, MA and NEW YORK, NY – Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), the leading resource for outsourced finance and accounting  management services in the Northeast, today announced Robert Shaw has joined the firm as the CFO lead in New York to support continued growth. Shaw will provide outsourced CFO/Controller level accounting services to technology clients in SaaS, e-commerce, digital media, hardware and other technology growth sectors.  He will also manage the firms team of CFO and Controller level consultants for the Tri-State area.

“Robert’s significant experience in market-leading venture and middle market technology companies  is a perfect fit for our firm’s technology practice,” said Jim Bourdon, AMS’s founder and CEO.  “His addition to our New York team demonstrates our commitment to identifying strategic areas of growth and to hiring the right team to support our growth objectives.”

Prior to joining AMS, Shaw was a CFO partner at a national professional services firm, serving technology clients in the New York and Silicon Valley markets.  Robert worked for over a decade in Silicon Valley, notably in CFO roles for technology and ecommerce companies like Vinfolio and Exigen Service. He has also consulted in the SaaS, renewable energy, and digital media markets.  Robert began his career in banking and research with Smith Barney, and in the industry research group at Thomson’s Financial.

“Robert has a unique depth of expertise in operational finance, technical accounting and M&A,” said Dave Garvey, Market Director for the AMS New York office. “His 15+ years of multi-functional work with technology companies from venture stage to exit, to middle market and beyond make him an extremely valuable asset to our firm, and to our client base in the NYC Metro market.  I am confident that Robert will make a significant, positive impact.”

“I am thrilled to join AMS and excited about building out our New York operations,” said Shaw. “Our reputation as trusted advisors and operational finance experts speaks for itself.  Whether it’s for a part time, interim or project-based engagement, our clients, and their investors and counsel, look to us as the go-to partner for top-tier CFO and Controller level support and expertise.

Shaw holds an MBA in Economics and Finance from Pace University-Lubin School of Business and a BA in Economics and Finance from Long Island University.

About Accounting Management Solutions
Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), headquartered in Waltham, MA with an office in New York City, is a leading provider of outsourced accounting and financial management services for the Northeast.  AMS supports public, private and nonprofit organizations of all sizes with experienced industry-specific consultants.  For additional information, visit  For finance news and information, subscribe to The AMS Report or visit The AMS Online Resource Center. Follow AMS on Twitter at @MassFinance.

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