PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - December 15, 2015) - FLG Partners ( today announced the election of Patty Fukami as a partner in the firm, bringing the number of partners to 27.

"We are delighted that Patty has joined the firm," said Jeffrey Kuhn, Managing Partner of FLG. "Patty's extensive operational experience in financial technologies, electronic payments and settlements, and complex systems in major public financial institutions extends FLG's reach into fintech enterprises at any scale, including the Fortune 50, and further cements our leadership position as the leading CFO consulting, operating and Board advisory firm in Silicon Valley and the Western United States."

"I am very excited to join the firm and proud to become a member of this impressive group of CFOs who have such a broad range of experiences and accomplishments," said Ms. Fukami. "FLG continues to expand its client base while maintaining its stellar reputation in the business and venture communities," Ms. Fukami added.

Ms. Fukami has diverse financial industry experience, including retail and commercial banking and financial payment services. Before joining FLG, Patty was the Senior Vice President, Global Finance Operations and Corporate Services at Visa Inc. where, among other accomplishments, she acted as the global controller for Visa's $20B IPO in 2008, led a global team of over 300 to restructure and integrate finance and corporate services post-IPO, and executed numerous other global strategic initiatives. Prior to Visa, she was the CFO at Dominican University in San Rafael; the CFO at the Bar Association in San Francisco; the VP Finance and Administration at Diadexus, Inc., a public medical diagnostics company; and the VP Finance and Administration at Health Central, a public health content and commerce company. Previously, she was a Vice President Finance at Bank of America, where she set and implemented strategies for over 400 subsidiaries acquired through the Security Pacific and Continental Bank mergers.

Ms. Fukami holds a BS in Business Administration from San Francisco State University.

About FLG Partners, LLC 

Founded in 2004, FLG Partners ( is the leading CFO consulting, operations and board advisory firm in Silicon Valley and the Western United States. FLG provides financial and operational leadership to companies ranging from newly funded startups to multi-billion dollar public companies across all technology and life science sectors. The firm's partners engage clients in interim or permanent assignments in leadership roles that vary from consulting engagements to employed corporate officer. Averaging more than 20 years' experience at the CFO level, each of FLG's partners bring substantial expertise, objectivity and industry best-practices leadership to key transactional requirements, including business planning and execution; financings; SEC reporting and compliance; mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and troubled-company turnarounds and restructurings.

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Jeffrey Kuhn
Managing Partner