Richard VeltreChief Advisor, Financial Systems and Controls

    Richard Veltre is the Chief Advisor of Financial Systems and Controls at SCALE Physician Group.

    For the past 15 years, Richard has served as the Founder and President of a management consulting firm which focuses on assisting growth companies to manage either financial crises or rapid expansion.  During his tenure he acted as the Chief Financial Officer for growing small-cap and middle-market companies where he utilized skills in problem solving, strategic planning, budgeting, financial modeling and restructuring.  In this role he served as CFO of a satellite telecommunications company that rebounded from slow growth, expanded internationally and eventually exited as a division of a multinational conglomerate.  He also served as CFO for a company that designed and distributed advanced orthopedic footwear for a variety of categories including diabetes, arthritis, and other therapeutic conditions.  That company recognized 300% growth and a successful sale.

    Richard started his career with Price Waterhouse where he focused on their middle-market practice.  He was often called upon for special projects due to his versatility, including corporate finance transactions, systems changeovers, strategic planning, budgeting and forecasting.  Subsequently, he spent several years working with a variety of regional accounting firms focusing not only on client service but also on establishing procedures and launching new services.

    Richard graduated with a BS in Accounting and MBA in Finance from Seton Hall University.  He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).