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Experts in Financial Operations
Experts in leading financial strategy or simply supporting your existing finance team
$300MM+
Funds Raised
30
Years of Experience
$500MM
Total Value of Exits
5
Exits
About us
Experts in understanding the operational needs and common pitfalls of growth-stage companies, our goal is to mitigate those risks upfront to ensure ongoing financial efficiency. More than just the strategy, companies need a lean system for vendor payments, customer collections and financial reporting - we have experienced these bottlenecks over the course of 50+ combined years of financial experience and know how to streamline for ongoing growth.

Who We Serve

Growth-Stage Companies
Cash-Burning Companies with Asset-Light Business Models
Tech & Tech-Enabled
Product & Service Offerings Enabled by Technology
Unique Profiles
Something in the Company, Financials or Profile Sets You Apart
FinOps Services & Capabilities
Accounting & Bookkeeping Management
Managing the financial transactions of your firm for up-to-date financial records
Payroll & Vendor
Management
Handling the process of managing payments to your employees, contractors & vendors
Financial Process Improvement
Streamline your current financial systems and practices to be compliant and lean
Financial Systems
Tech enables innovation while also streamlines operations. Allow us to integrate qualified technology into the financial process
Financial Reporting
Development of critical company metrics and goals, supported by financial assumptions to properly guide key management
Board Presentation Prep
Let us go through the process of preparing the reports and data summaries for your board to analyze ahead of your next quarterly meeting.
Strategic Financial Services
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Why Our Clients Hire Us

We solve your specific needs

  • Bandwidth Contraints

    Small teams and big teams all need help - even with an experienced CFO, the operational work can bog them down. We understand the needs of the CFO and act as an extension of their role.
  • Transition Support
    As finance teams grow, shrink or swap in and out - we are a constant in that we support financial operations during the process to ensure continuity for the business' financial health.
  • Cumbersome Processes

    As companies focus on sales growth, it's easy to leave financial operations behind - we understand how to structure a lean financial operations process for growth-stage companies.
Our Process
1
Gather
A data dump of all applicable information, materials & systems within the organization.
2
Analyze
Organization and understanding the business, assessing the critical needs in developing an action plan.
3
Plan
Taking the full data package and team analysis to develop a clear financial strategy for the company's success.
4
Implement
Putting into place the team's plan for the business to reach its business and financial goals.
5
Review
Once implemented, there is consistent review required to assess evolving needs of the organization.
Our Technology Partners
Leveraging technology is our greatest asset
Why choose us?
Boutique-Style
Client Service
No matter the size or need, we
put you front and center
50+ Combined Years'
of Experience
Our team is comprised of veteran experts
in growth-stage finance
A Commitment
to Excellence
Tirelessly working to meet your needs and
reach your satisfaction
Contact Us
info@5thline.co
265 Franklin St. Suite 1702
Boston, MA 02110