As chief financial officer (CFO) and Senior Vice President, Thomas O’Brien, is responsible for all of Retina Consultants of America’s financial functions including accounting, audit, treasury, corporate finance and investor relations. He also leads all human resource activities.
His career spans more than 20 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership and corporate strategy. He has specialized in accounting, FP&A, treasury, tax and financial aspects of commercial negotiations and M&A. Thomas was a licensed CPA in Missouri and California and graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Accountancy from the University of Missouri. He brings a wealth of knowledge and financial acumen to Retinal Consultants of America.
Before joining RCA, Thomas served as a key member of the management team that supported a very successful sale of LindFast to Nautic Partners in April 2019. LindFast is one of the largest master distributors of specialty fasteners in North America, with 18 distribution centers across the US and Canada.
For RCA, Thomas will bring his experience in financial management, distribution, private equity and operations and investor relations skills to the forefront. He aims to provide financial leadership for contract negotiations, pricing strategy and implementation of financial policies, systems standards.