Derek Atwood

Derek Atwood is a CFO at Amplēo who engages with businesses in various industries including Manufacturing, Distribution, Saas Software, Services, Commercial/Residential Construction, and Supply Chain Management.  His main responsibilities included Budgeting/Forecasting, KPI Statistical Reporting, Financial Planning & Analysis, Predictive Analytics Human Resources/Leadership Development, and Transactional Services (Funding, Mergers, and Acquisitions).

Before becoming a consultant at Amplēo in 2023, Derek worked in various leadership roles in organizations of various sizes and spaces.  After starting his career at Cameron International, he moved into various Private Equity Portfolio Company Roles before moving into a boutique firm as a Partner of CFO Services for the last three years. 

Fun Facts/Hobbies

  • Running/Working Out
  • Golf
  • Traveling
  • Playing Guitar


  • Accounting degree from Louisiana State University
  • Six Sigma Black Belt