Mr. Goodrich has been helping business clients solve urgent liquidity problems for over 30 years. As the founder and principal of Goodrich & Associates, Charlie has provided numerous clients with objective, experienced based assistance to help companies pay back creditors and obtain debt financing. Also, Charlie facilitates difficult to close M&A transactions for his clients and advises first time distressed investors. He works closely with a client’s staff and advisors to produce the desired results quickly and to ensure that all relevant knowledge is transferred to the organization. Charlie often accelerates execution and increases knowledge transfer by assuming an interim role as CEO, COO, CFO, CRO or Director or as a coach or a mentor. If requested, Goodrich & Associates can assemble a specialized interim team to implement recommended action plans.
Before launching Goodrich & Associates, Charlie held the position of Vice President, Profit Center Reporting and Budgeting for State Street Corporation, the world’s leading specialist serving institutional investors. Prior to this, Charlie served as the chief financial executive for Budget Rent-A-Car Corporation’s Eastern Region with over 90 stores from recently purchased franchises. There, he consolidated all finance, administration and insurance activities into one regional office in 9 months.
Prior to that, he served as the chief financial executive for various business groups within Kraft Foods and Container Corporation of America.
He holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Virginia.
Today Charlie Goodrich is a member of a number of professional organizations including: Financial Executives International, Turnaround Management Association and American Bankruptcy Institute.