Background information for Pat McCormick

Pat McCormick


Pat McCormick has over 35 years of diverse industry and business leadership experience. Pat has focuses on helping companies and organizations turn around business operations, structure equity and debt offerings and helping organizations improve their performance.  Pat has accomplished this through multiple roles ranging from board member to interim leadership to consulting and advisory relationships.

Pat is known as a strategic thinker and bottom line oriented operator.  Pat’s diverse industry experience, coupled with a strong operational and financial background and substantial expertise in many facets of business operations afford him a unique vantage point and sufficient experience to be able to quickly understand, analyze and assess current situations and to compare to known better practices. Further, Pat’s work style is focused on helping organizations and people cope with and embrace the challenges of change.  Pat’s style is rigorous and collaborative and gains significant energy and enjoyment from helping individuals and teams develop, coalesce and perform.

Core to Pat’s beliefs about business is the need to not only position organizations for strategic, operational and financial excellence today- but to position them for growth and development to enable them to capitalize on and create future opportunities and withstand the inevitable challenges that arise in the commercial world.

Pat began his career in the Audit practice of Arthur Andersen and over his 21 years at Andersen led the development and growth of the Business Consulting Practice in the firm. Pat spent the past five years of his partnership at Andersen leading the Finance Business Solutions Practice in North America and Europe.  Subsequently, Pat worked as the CFO of a start up Internet firm and then the CFO/COO of O’Neill Properties where he led all efforts to develop projects and manage debt and equity relationships.  Pat worked for several years as a Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal, the turnaround and consulting firm.  Pat formed PMCC Ventures in 2007. PMCC Ventures, a firm focused on turnarounds and Business Performance improvement.  During this time period, Pat served on the Board of Directors and Audit Committee Chairman of a regional bank.  Pat is Chairman of the Board of Neumann Goretti High School.

Pat’s diverse career has afforded him the opportunity to work in and understand the dynamics and value drivers of a multitude of industries.  His experience ranges from start ups to global corporations and includes most all facets of a company’s development life cycle.  Further, he has worked in turnaround situations as well as helping high performing organizations improve their results.

A significant portion of Pat’s consulting and interim leadership time has been spent working with Private Equity owned companies.  Services have ranged from diligence support, to transition management and support and leadership to help improve business results. These companies clearly understand and respond to the need to continuously and increasingly create value.

Pat has a dual degree in Management/Marketing and Accounting from St. Joseph’s University where he also served as the Chairman of the Student Association Board of Directors, as well as President of the Student Association.  Pat is a CPA.


Industry Experience

·      Aerospace

·      Automotive

·      Banking

·      Chemicals/Process Manufacturers

·      Commercial Services

·      Construction

·      Construction Products

·      Consumer Products

·      Consumer Services

·      Education


·      Industrial Products

·      Insurance (P&C and Life)

·      Medical Devices

·      Mining

·      Pharmaceuticals

·      Professional Services

·      Publishing

·      Real Estate

·      Technology

·      Wholesale Distribution


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