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The Venturis Consulting Group hires ex-Clifford Chance CFO Frans Post
Amsterdam, 22 April 2021. After opening in Paris and Brussels in 2020, Venturis Consulting Group has expanded further by hiring Frans Post as a Partner. Frans has been a CFO, COO and CEO at international firms of different sizes, including Clifford Chance in Amsterdam and New York, Olswang, offshore firm Mourant and investigations boutique GPW. He is a Register Controller in the Netherlands and holds a Master in Finance and Control. He is also a member of the Institute of Directors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners ACFE.
At Venturis, Frans will be assisting clients in the field of Finance, from profit optimisation to the (re)structuring of Finance teams and systems. He has a particular interest in data, practice performance dashboards and pricing and profitability tools.
As an expert in financial risk management, Frans will be a welcome addition to Venturis’ growing Risk Management practice. The team, with Martijn Lesterhuis, Peter Gerdemann and Gerard Neiditsch, advises on organisational and technological design, compliance and internal controls, financial risk management, cyber security and crisis communication.
Martijn Lesterhuis, Amsterdam-based partner having worked with national, independent firms across Europe over the last ten years says: ‘’With the hiring of Frans Post we have added an important capability to our existing consulting and execution services. Frans’ knowledge of the Finance and Accounting function, state-of-the-art software systems and process design will help our clients in their efforts to optimise the performance of the finance function and increase their competitive abilities. We will be able to better respond to growing client demand across all our practices in Europe.”
Frans Post is excited to join Venturis Consulting: “Venturis is the leading European legal sector consultancy, which makes it a great home for me. My international experience in firms from small to large will be useful to clients who want to improve the financials of their practices and Firm. I have transformed a number of Finance functions, and have worked with Partners on practice management, pricing and profitability improvement projects. During my career I have created real change, and now I will be in a position to service our European and global clients.