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Hudson Cashdan

Hudson Cashdan

New York, NY, United States
Member since December 2, 2016
Hudson is now available for hire
Hudson Cashdan

Hudson Cashdan

New York, NY, United States
Member since December 2, 2016
Hudson has a broad financial experience: trader, hedge fund equity analyst and PM, middle-market private equity associate, and director of finance for an enterprise SaaS startup. His strength is in thinking strategically about while focusing on the immediate details of a business or transaction. As a freelancer, he enjoys exposure to a range of industries and business models while working with innovative management teams to advance solutions.
Hudson is now available for hire
Career Highlights
Education
Case studies
Software Expertise
  • Bloomberg
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Other Expertise
  • Blockchain
  • Economics
  • Enterprise Startups
  • Excel Modeling
  • SaaS
  • Three Statement Operating Model
Employment
  • Director, Finance
    2015 - PRESENT
    Xpand.io
    • Oversaw a successful $1M+ growth capital raise.
    • Built from the bottom-up a financial model including forecast scenarios around net income and cash flow.
    • Cleaned up the capitalization table and in process of migrating to e-shares.
    • Identified and screened eventual investors and negotiated terms.
    • Worked with legal counterparts to negotiate and edit investment documents.
    Focus areas: Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), Growth Capital Raising, Budgeting, Investor Communications
  • Financial and Business Development Advisor
    2012 - PRESENT
    TigerTrade
    • Identified several investors who came in at various stages and/or will be coming in at the next stage (capital introduction).
    • Built a financial model using top-down assumptions. Currently revising to incorporate data around ROI on marketing and sales resources.
    • Helped to identify a new product line that is currently the focus of the business (excess inventory); business model rationalization.
    • Created forward budgets under various financing scenarios.
    • Worked with leaders of logistics/operations, marketing, sales, and technology to model resource needs and return on investment (where possible).
    Focus areas: Business Plan Development, Financial Modeling, Budgeting, Investor Communications
  • Analyst
    2011 - 2013
    Glenwood Capital
    • Evaluated businesses and determined optimal investment structures based on enterprise value and deal feasibility.
    • Originated a presentation used to educate current financial partners then worked towards obtaining LOI and term-sheet and set up a data room for conducting due diligence.
    • Negotiated terms working with management and legal on both sides of transactions.
    • Worked on transactions that typically involved companies with $5-30M in EBITDA—either raising capital for growth or acquisitions, or selling a controlling interest.
    • Sourced deals using network of attorneys, accountants, entrepreneurs, and advisors.
    Focus areas: Mezzanine, Mergers & Acquisitions
Education
  • Nanodegree in Business Analyst
    2017 - 2018
    Udacity - Remote
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) in Finance
    2012 - 2017
    Chartered Financial Analyst - New York, NY, USA
  • Advanced graduate degree in Real Estate
    2002 - 2003
    New York University - New York, NY, USA
  • Bachelor's degree in Economics
    1996 - 2000
    Lafayette College - Easton, PA, USA
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