Don Freed has been the chief financial officer at Freed Associates for over 20 years. Strategic and analytical, Don has more than 40 years of finance experience primarily in healthcare consulting, high tech and educational consulting. In addition to running the finance department, Don is on both the strategic planning and operations teams for Freed.
Don’s extensive experience outside of Freed Associates included numerous financial leadership roles and negotiations of multiple mergers and acquisitions. Don served as executive vice president and CFO at Intraware, a software and services technology company. Don was a leader in the IPO (initial public offering) of Intraware and was responsible for its financial operations. After Intraware, Don was president of The Bodin Group, an educational consulting firm specializing in working with struggling adolescents and young adults.
Don holds a B.S. in accounting and a B.A. in journalism from San Francisco State University and is a CPA (certified public accountant). In his spare time, Don enjoys writing fiction. He has also reintroduced himself to golf after a long career destroying his body playing basketball.