For Startups

Born out of a VC fund, we provide startup accounting services & outsourced CFO support for high-growth companies.

We Go Way Beyond Outsourced Bookkeeping

We’ve provided hundreds of early-stage startups a dedicated team of experienced startup accountants and CFOs who serve as their complete or supporting in-house accounting & finance department.

Strategic Financial Modeling

Our CFOs will work with you to develop and refine your financial model, define KPIs, understand unit economics and execute long-term strategic plans.

Startup Accounting Services

Your Graphite team will be made up of experienced CFOs, Controllers, and Accountants who understand your business and work with you to develop accounting processes that fit your needs.

Tax & Compliance

Our team has significant Big Four and in-house corporate tax experience handling complex tax matters. We take pride in identifying credits that can be useful to your business.

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A team of outsourced CFOs, accountants and entrepreneurs with a vast understanding of startup accounting

Regardless of your stage, funding or revenue, if you’re a business you have finance needs. Our outsourced startup accounting services touch all the key functions of a healthy, scalable accounting infrastructure.

From Strategic Projects to Your Entire Finance Team

Handling everything from outsourced bookkeeping to financial modeling to prepping you for board meetings.

We Specialize in High-Growth Startups

From our roots in VC, we offer our clients a perspective from both sides of the table. We understand the needs and nuances of high-growth startups.

Your Partner From Seed to Exit

We offer you critical management reporting, with the support and expertise to scale from 2 employees to 2,000.

Graphite was quite literally the best value add service I have received from any investor. I can’t recommend them enough.

— Rami Essaid, Founder of Finmark

Free Startup Resources

Financial Model

Free Financial
Model Template

Chart of Accounts

Free Chart of Accounts Template

Month-End Close

Free Month-End Close Checklist

Tech Stack

Download our Accounting Tech Stack Guide 

Our Leadership

Paul Bianco
Founder, CEO

Former VC @ ff Venture Capital, Investor in Plated and Distil Networks

Jocelyn Wilson

15+ years of accounting & operations experience in both public accounting & private startups

Chris Mossa
Chief Strategy Officer

Former Founder & CEO at CPM Advisory, CFO at Advizr, Investor in multiple early-stage startups

Josh Leider
Head of Growth

Previous Co-Founder & CMO of MeditationWorks and TempoRun

Benjamin Friedman
Head of Customer Success

20+ years’ ops & finance experience with fast-growing companies, including five successful M&As


Sean Bies
Managing Director, Client Services

Experienced Controller working with eCommerce startups and fortune 500 companies

Sam Patel
Managing Director, Client Services

Accomplished Controller, 15+ years accounting experience


Halsey McKinney
Partnerships & Growth

5+ years of startup experience in VC, partnerships & growth. Co-Founder & CEO of Havaday.


Heather Fipps
Director, Technical Accounting

Experienced Controller with 16+ years in accounting leadership

Donny Tyra
Director, Technical Accounting

Experienced CFO, 25+ years of accounting experience

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Lisa Capparelli
Director, Tax

Former Partner with Public Accounting Firm, 25+ years of experience

Didier Jupillat

Experienced CFO, 18+ years accounting & finance experience, MBA Wharton


Jena David
Senior Manager

Accomplished Controller with 12+ years experience in Public & Private Accounting

Celeste Garrett
Senior Manager

Accomplished Controller, 25+ years experience with start-up companies to Fortune 500

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Pawel Wierzchowiec
Senior Manager

Accomplished Controller with experience working in manufacturing, eComm, IT Services & SaaS

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Mark Bezney
Senior Manager

Seasoned MBA & accounting leader with years of experience across several industries


Andrew Brush

8+ years of experience in Public & Private Accounting, Controller, and Finance focused roles

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Chris Schuette

12+ years of accounting and finance experience across multiple industries


Helen Colon

15+ years of accounting and finance experience in numerous industries

Bonnie Forte

Accomplished Enrolled Agent with 20+ years of experience in tax, accounting and finance

Sally Huang

Accomplished Accountant with 7+ years experience in Public & Private Accounting

Connor Anderson

Masters in Accounting from UCF, with several years of experience in accounting

Lorraine Medina

Accomplished Accountant with 12+ years experience in Public & Private Accounting


Elena Perez

20+ years of accounting experience across various industries

Get In Touch

Locations: NYC HQ / ORL / TAMPA

With offices all across the country and clients worldwide, we cast a wide net.

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