Accounting & Finance Advisory

FDP's provides Accounting & Finance Advisory Services to assist organizations with technical accounting and financial reporting issues. Our consultants are CPAs and advisors who have served as controllers and CFOs. FDP has advised on: 

  • Cash/working capital optimization strategies
  • Validating accounting restatements and errors
  • Remediating material weaknesses of internal controls and addressing other internal control concerns
  • Developing KPIs for managing operations and facilitating decision-making
  • Creating enterprise-wide accounting policy frameworks and documentation
  • Streamlining financial processes and controls
  • Improving the financial statement close process
  • Evaluation and redesign of internal controls
  • Training financial reporting teams

Highlighted Engagements


integrated building systems providerĀ of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and control systems


paper mill and corrugated sheet manufacturer


community bank with $500M AUM


Platform-as-a-Service company (PAAS) for healthcare providers to create, manage, code and bill

Experienced Professionals

FDP News

Dec - 21

Fort Dearborn Partners advises Foodservice Provider

Fort Dearborn Partners, Inc. served as the exclusive financial advisor to an Illinois-based foodservice provider and refinanced $17,500,000 of debt.

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Jul - 21

Brian Hartford joins Fort Dearborn Partners

Fort Dearborn Partners is pleased to announce that Brian Hartford has joined the firm as a Senior Director.

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May - 21

Fort Dearborn Advises Kanaflex Corporation, USA

Kanaflex Corporation USA (“Kanaflex” or the “Company”) is an industrial hose manufacturer with operations in Vernon Hills (IL), Compton (CA), and... Read More