Royd Graham Bridgepoint Consulting

Bridgepoint Consulting Consultant

Royd Graham, CPA, CGMA

Royd is a financial professional and executive whose extensive leadership experience spans the energy, construction, retail and industrial gas industries, as well as public accounting for one of the Big Four firms. He is a team builder, problem solver and independent producer with the ability to identify opportunities and execute profit and efficiency improvements, create solutions, deliver value for the company and develop and lead complex projects to improve people, processes and technologies.

Royd Graham’s Professional Summary

With 20 plus years of experience, Royd has expertise in multiple areas to deliver operational improvement and change management to your organization.

    • SOX Compliance
    • Financial Reporting and Analysis
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Private Equity Sale
    • Business Process Improvement
    • Private Equity
    • ERP Implementations
    • U.S. GAAP


  • Consultant Since 2021

    CFO consultant for privately held rollup of a Private Equity (PE) backed medical services group of companies with revenues of approximately $30M

    • Documented workstreams for order to cash, procure to pay, treasury, payables
    • Assisted management with reporting package and cash forecasting improvements
    • Led first year audit, cash to accrual transition, stub period tax returns for K1s


    CFO consultant for a $400M rollup of a PE-backed national home health and hospice care company

    • Completed audit support for 2021 lease accounting under ASC 840 for approximately 1,000 leases (real estate, vehicles, copiers)
    • Assisted with 2022 budget preparation and training new FP&A staff
    • Guided adoption of ASC 842 in 2022 for three lease portfolios of real estate, vehicles and Copiers including selection and implementation of a lease accounting software solution


    Interim Controller / CFO for a $100M PE-backed gaming company

    • Assisted management through a turnaround post-transaction
    • Streamlined monthly close and reporting of financials
    • Assisted with hiring and staff supervisions


    Managed an IPO readiness assessment for a $100M technology manufacturing company

    • Prepared and oversaw preparation of assessment and future state design of accounting function, SEC reporting, financial planning and analysis, and technical accounting.
    • Coordinated assessments of SOX, SOX business controls recommendations, and SOX IT controls recommendations.


  • M-TriGen, Inc, TX (2017 – 2021)
    A manufacturer of distributed combined cooling, heat and power micro-gird technology

    Executive VP and CFO

    • Assisted Chairman and CEO in building team and transitioning from prototyping to commercial production and distribution
    • Provided company with strategy, investor recruiting, business development, budgeting, pricing, customer and vendor contracting, treasury, insurance, human resources, accounting, systems, policies, compliance; led process improvements


    CirrusAir Technologies, LLC, Houston, TX (2015 – 2017)
    A designer and distributor of whole-home air purification products

    President & CFO

    • Provided company with strategy, product development, investor recruiting, business development, pricing, customer and vendor contracting, manufacturing sourcing, supply chain logistics, marketing, treasury, insurance, human resources, accounting; oversaw systems, policies, compliance; led process improvements


    Quanta Services, Houston, TX (2012 – 2015)
    A $7B (2015) provider of fully integrated solutions for the electric power, natural gas pipeline, industrial and communications industries

    Director Global Business Solutions (2013 – 2015)
    Director Operations Reporting (2012 – 2013)

    • Provided strategic direction and tactical execution of information and technology improvements for back-office functions to support operations
    • Reported to EVP Operations, CFO and VP IT


    Academy Sports + Outdoors, Katy, TX (2006 – 2012)
    A $5.7B sporting goods retailer

    Vice President – Corporate Controller (2008 – 2012)
    Senior Director – Controller (2006 – 2008)

    • Managed 60 employees on multiple teams, including general accounting, tax, inventory, payables, payroll, fixed assets, projects, sales audit, cash and treasury, internal and external financial reporting and internal audit
    • Helped grow company from 85 stores in 9 states with 11,000 employees and $1.8B revenue to 143 stores in 11 states (with additional, national e-commerce platform), 18,000+ employees and $3B revenues (2011)
    • Identified need and implemented solution of P&L and capital budget team, processes and technologies
    • Identified need and implemented solution of treasury team, processes and technologies
    • Reconstituted departments, including accounting, tax (all non-payroll taxes), payroll and internal audit
    • Researched and established accounting policies, processes, procedures and technologies
    • Streamlined monthly close process from 26 business days to five business days
    • Identified need and implemented solution of enterprise imaging and retention system, on time, on budget
    • Appointed founding member of Technology Governance Committee
    • Served as key contributor on implementation of enterprise e-commerce sales channel
    • Identified need through implementation of integrated PeopleSoft Purchasing module and EPM Budgeting (P&L and Capital Expenditures Request) modules on time, on budget
    • Identified need through implementation to upgrade PeopleSoft Financials from v8.4 to v9.1 for general ledger, fixed assets, projects, accounts payable and purchase orders
    • Managed accounting due diligence for $2.4B sale of company in 2011 to private equity firm; directed subsequent accounting related activities, including:
      • Assisted in corporate reorganization of legal entities, supervising tax and accounting matters
      • Coordinated quarterly financial reviews; helped prepare earnings call to private debt investors
      • Completed purchase accounting and various related valuations
      • Issued financial reports per SEC guidelines
      • Began Sarbanes-Oxley and initial public offering readiness for anticipated IPO


    Quanta Services, Houston, TX (1999 – 2006)
    A $1.8B (2006) domestic nationwide rollup/consolidator of specialty construction contractor companies focused on infrastructure solutions for electric power, natural gas pipeline, telecommunications and broadband cable

    Manager, Corporate Information and Applications Department (2005 – 2006)
    Operations Finance Manager, Electric Power and Gas Division (2004 – 2005)
    Regional Controller, Eastern and Southeast Region (1999 – 2004)

    • Oversaw East and Southeast regions to establish functions and processes, supporting corporate and subsidiaries’ goals and SEC-related needs
    • Performed due diligence of subsidiary acquisitions, subsequent integration and maintenance
    • Assisted SOX year-one and automation year-two


  • Petroleum Geo-Services, Houston, TX (1996 – 1999)
    An international oil and gas services company

    • Co-Manager and Team Lead (1997 – 1999) – Global ERP selection and implementation
    • Financial Controller (1997 – 1998) – largest subsidiary, US offshore seismic subsidiary
    • Assistant Financial Controller (1996 – 1997) – largest subsidiary, US offshore seismic subsidiary


    Air Liquide America, Co., Houston, TX (1995 – 1996)
    A $1B industrial gas operator

    • Supervisor (1996) – Financial reporting, US GAAP, audit and tax, western hemisphere reporting
    • Senior Accountant (1995 – 1996) – Financial reporting, US GAAP, audit and tax, western hemisphere reporting


    Price Waterhouse LLP, Houston, TX (1991 – 1995)
    A provider of auditing, accounting and assurance services

    • Senior Accountant – Audit (1994 – 1995) – Oil & Gas clients for refinery, transportation, trading, benefits
    • Staff Accountant – Audit (1991 – 1994) – Oil & Gas clients for refinery, transportation, trading, benefits


    • Certified Public Accountant (State of Texas)
    • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
    • AICPA and TSCPA member


  • Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

    • Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting


    • PeopleSoft