Mark Lash is a Vice President in Evergreen's Outsourced CFO Advisory practice. He is an experienced CFO with over 20+ years of experience driving strategic financial initiatives and optimizing organizational performance across various industries.
Prior to Evergreen, Mark served as the Chief Financial Officer at R&M USA, one of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers of high-quality infrastructure solutions for data and communications networks, where he led the strategic vision and daily financial operations management, overseeing Accounting & Finance, IT, HR, and Risk Management pertaining to global cabling and connectivity solutions.
With a notable career spanning various financial leadership roles, Mark Lash has consistently demonstrated his expertise in steering organizations toward growth and stability. As a Fractional CFO at Lash & Associates, LLC, he provided innovative financial, tax, and infrastructure solutions for clients like Ciena, Cisco, and Osiris Therapeutics. As the Controller at FLIR Systems, Inc., Mark oversaw financial operations and played a crucial role in strategic initiatives, leading to enhanced global presence and efficiency. His tenure at Rohde & Schwarz showcased his versatility as the company grew from $35M to over $600M within a decade, demonstrating his ability to drive profitability and implement cost-saving measures. His career also includes impactful roles at Corvis Sub-Sea Systems, Viacom/CBS Corporation Westinghouse Wireless Solutions, and Westinghouse Electric Corporation, where he consistently contributed to financial success through innovative strategies and efficient management.
Mark is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Maryland.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science in Information Technology from Johns Hopkins University.
A CFO who thrives on the delicate art of balancing flavors and figures, Mark has a knack for optimizing operations and baking the perfect cookie. He brings a blend of analytical thinking and creative finesse to both the boardroom and the kitchen.