Elite CFO is Re-Shaping the CFO Model.

Our platform gives companies like yours access to experienced financial professionals, including Analysts, Accountants, Controllers, and Chief Financial Officers who deliver CFO Expertise with Finance & Accounting Services on an as-needed basis.

The team members at Elite CFO Services are independent contractors. We are not officers, employees or agents of, or partners or joint ventures with, the companies we serve, nor are we an independent CPA firm.

Meet Our Leadership Team

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Stephen J Perkins, CFA®

Managing Partner

Stephen Perkins is the Founder of Elite CFO Services and is responsible for leading the firm's strategic vision in Re-Shaping the CFO Service & Delivery Model for Small & Medium sized businesses.

Elite CFO Services' mission is to build an organizational culture that matches the entrepreneurial environment of its clients and delivers practical Financial Expertise and Services for businesses across the Southwest Region.

Stephen brings breadth of experience in leadership, corporate finance and asset management.  He earned the CFA® Charter, which measures and certifies the competence and integrity of the financial analyst. 

He is an active member of the CFA-DFW Society, CFO Leadership Council, SMU Dedman Hall Society, Association of Corporate Growth – DFW, and the Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce.

He finds great satisfaction in being a “Man For Others” and enjoys helping others achieve their goals.

Education and Certifications

  • Bacherlors of Business Administration in Finance, Southern Methodist University, 2007
  • Chartered Financial Analyst ("CFA")

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Thomas F. Allen

Managing Partner

Tom brings more than 25 years of operational and financial management experience including tenures in Big 4 Accounting and commercial lending roles with Barclays, U.S. Bank and Bank of America.

He’s consulted over 100 Fortune 1000 companies and arranged over $1 billion in financing used for asset purchases, debt restructuring, company acquisitions, and growth capital.

Tom is a basketball and golf enthusiast and proud father of 2 children and 3 grandchildren.

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Creighton University, 1980