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Tom McFadden - tmcfadden@cbusinc.com

Tom McFadden is a leader with proven competencies in Enterprise Integration, Organizational Systems Thinking and Supply Chain Logistics.  Tom’s background includes broad strategic and technology management for enterprises with $25 million to $30 billion in revenue.

McFadden has held the offices of Chief Development Officer, Chief Computer Operations Officer, and Chief Information Officer for major US corporations with global operations.  He has been a member of the senior management team at BellSouth/AT&T, and Limited Brands.

With a solid history of accomplishments, McFadden is an engaging individual with the natural ability to inspire, re-focus and engage staff, stakeholders and clients in meaningful and insightful business dialogue. 

  • Information Technology.  McFadden has served as CIO or Interim CIO for companies with up to $3.3 billion in annual revenue and multiple locations.  He has initiated and led technology advancements and championed development of long-range IT plans that supported the diverse needs of each company’s business units.  He has leveraged offshore resources to improve costs in a controlled manner, implemented an IT Governance process, and has been instrumental in business process and workflow re-design.

  • Financial Acumen.  McFadden drove corporate-wide strategic and financial planning efforts.  He implemented the necessary controls and procedures to ensure GAAP and SOX compliance and the production of meaningful management reporting and analysis.  McFadden has demonstrated ability in the M&A arena, having conducted feasibility analysis, due diligence, and negotiation of acquisition, divestiture and joint ventures. He has successfully completed capital formation activities in both favorable and challenging business climates.

He has also performed due diligence exercises for several investment firms pursuing acquisitions in the retail industry.


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