As CFO of New World Natural Brands, LLC, Stacey brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in finance, accounting and treasury, information systems, technology implementation and human resources. Her experiences range from working with and supporting well-established pubic companies to early stage startups. Stacey is passionate about building a collaborative finance team that supports the growth of the portfolio and their leadership.
Prior to New World Natural Brands as CFO, Stacey lead the finance and accounting activities at AVIA, a Chicago-based startup in the healthcare transformation and innovation space. She had additional exposure as a financial adviser supporting early stage incubated companies within the Abundant Venture Partners portfolio and performing financial due diligence on targeted outside investments while monitoring and reporting on the financial results of all portfolio investment companies.
Prior to diving into the startup world, Stacey spent time domestically and internationally with PwC in the Assurance practice. Her focus was with Consumer and Industrial Products and Services division where she gained comprehensive insight into business operations across a portfolio of iconic Australian and US brands.
A St. Louis native, Stacey enjoys traveling with her Australian husband, Alex, back to his hometown to see family and friends and loves spending time exploring the Chicago food scene.
Stacey holds a Master of Accountancy from the University of Missouri-Columbia.