We like working with companies to help  solve their complex business problems

CFO Consulting

Bespoke Search Group focuses on providing comprehensive CFO solutions to start-ups and mid-size companies alike, with revenues of up to $500 million. We like working with companies to help solve their complex business problems, we akin our work to building legos. We particularly like ‘hairy’ situations. We take the time to deeply understand our client’s business, and we move quickly and build outcomes. We think in terms of continuous performance improvement and optimization.

About Rajesh Ankalkoti

Strategic CFO Consulting Partner

Rajesh is an entrepreneur at heart. Prior to joining Bespoke Search Group, he was the CFO of the Emerging Devices division at Amazon. He also spent several years in Management Consulting working for the well known and highly regarded firm Alvarez & Marsal as Senior Director. He began his career in the Big 4 with Deloitte as Senior Manager. Rajesh has worked closely with start-ups with zero revenue to global companies with multi-billion dollars in revenue. His work is industry agnostic, and his curiosity and questioning allow him to bring fresh perspectives and solutions. Rajesh holds his MBA from Columbia University and is a NY licensed CPA.

Case Studies

Startup

Interim CFO of a digital media company, founded by LeBron James and backed by Warner Brothers, and ranked as one of the top 50 start-ups by Linkedin.

Restructuring Advisory

Restructuring advisory to a $1B United Nations agency while overseeing global strategic, financial, and operational restructuring. Recommended cost efficiencies to the tune of $200M.

Performance Improvement

Financial diligence, investigation and interim management for a private equity firm at its textiles portfolio company. Identified profitability constraints and initiated performance improvement.

Financial Advisory

Financial advisory to a multi-billion dollar Family Office to investigate and unwind a complex private equity portfolio, and deliver a market rate of return that would otherwise have been zero.

Services

Financial Planning & Analysis

Outsourced accounting

Finance and process transformation

Interim CFO

Restructuring

Event readiness

Other complex business and financial situations