Salas O’Brien announced today that Grant Reindl has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer (CFO). This role is a natural extension of Reindl’s current duties and provides critical financial strategy and leadership to meet the evolving needs of the organization.
Reindl joined Salas O’Brien in 2020 and has been serving as Vice President—Corporate Development, Financial Planning & Analysis with a focus on merger and acquisition strategy, corporate integrations, tax planning, and financial planning and forecasting. He has led over 20 merger deals for the organization, with eight in 2022 alone despite a downward trend in strategic deals worldwide. His strategic guidance and financial leadership have contributed to Salas O’Brien’s track record of sustained growth.
Grant has had a notable impact on Salas O’Brien in a relatively short period of time and is a natural choice for this role. He is well-respected by everyone who works with him and has all the characteristics of a successful CFO. His financial skills are second to none, he has an incredible work ethic and great humility, and he is driven to do what is best for our organization, clients, team, and other stakeholders. I couldn’t ask for a better financial leader and have the highest confidence in his ability to carry Salas O’Brien forward as part of our executive team.Darin AndersonChairman and CEO, Salas O’Brien
Reindl will continue to report to Darin Anderson while overseeing an expanded team.
I am incredibly grateful to be part of this organization and for the opportunity to serve in such an important role. It’s impressive to see all we have accomplished over the last three years. We have a clear vision for where we are going and great momentum going into our next phase of growth. Together, with our leaders and partners, I am excited to continue efforts to improve our financial position, empower leaders to have an even greater impact, and ensure our success long into the future.Grant ReindlCFO, Salas O’Brien
Reindl holds a Bachelor of Accountancy and Master of Science of Accountancy from the University of San Diego and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California. Prior to joining Salas O’Brien, Reindl worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP advising private equity and strategic clients making investments in the AEC industry. Over his career, Reindl has served in a number of roles including M&A, strategy, integration, finance, and operations, and was recently named the 2023 Rising Star at the CFO of the Year Awards hosted by the Orange County Business Journal.