Alan Minker

Equity Partner & CFO

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cash Flow
  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Operations
  • HR Management
  • Real Estate
  • Information Technology
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Distribution and Logistics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Loss Prevention

Recent Engagements:

  • Goosmann Rose Colvard & Cramer, P.A., an Asheville Real Estate Law Firm
  • Astral Buoyancy Corporation, Manufacturer of Sports and Outdoor Wear
  • Van Winkle Law Firm, Business, Trust, and Elder Law Attorney Group
  • Asheville Pizza & Brewing, Restaurants, Food Service, and Event Venues
  • Green Sprouts, Inc., Baby Products Manufacturer and Distributor

Previous Experience:

  • CFO/COO, Altar’d State (Knoxville, TN)
  • Managing Director, Clear Thinking Group (Hillsborough, NJ)
  • CFO/CAO, Rainbow Apparel Companies (Brooklyn, NY)
  • SVP/CFO/Treasurer, Frank’s Nursery and Crafts, Inc. (Troy, MI)

With a lifetime of business experience including more than 20 years at the CFO level, Alan Minker is a leader with outstanding experience in consumer goods, retail, manufacturing, services, and other industries. Since 2017, Alan has been CFO of Asheville Pizza and Brewing Company (a pioneer of the local craft brewing movement).  He also co-owns/operates a retreat center called Bend of Ivy Lodge with his wife Susan, and is actively involved with a non-profit organization called Conscious Capitalism.  Prior to joining Kaplan CFO, Alan held multiple CFO positions. In 2010, he received the 2010 Turnaround of the Year award from the Global M&A Network for his work with Crabtree & Evelyn.

“What I love about working at Kaplan CFO? I get to help entrepreneurs accomplish their goals, mentor their high-performing teams, and make a difference.”

—Alan Minker

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