Carmen Barrett, Director

Carmen Barrett is a seasoned financial and operational leader with more than 25 years of experience working with publicly traded and privately held companies across a variety of industries. Carmen provides companies with her wealth of expertise related to liquidity management, restructuring, and financial analysis to support operational improvements.

Prior to joining CR3 Partners, Carmen served as Chief Financial Officer of a privately held telecommunications services firm where she was responsible for accounting, financial planning & analysis, risk management, benefits administration and management, as well as cash management.  Her advisory experience also includes working directly with a variety of companies providing financial and strategic advisory services.

Representative Experience

  • Financial advisor to $16MM telecommunications services firm managing financial relationships through credit default and liquidity crisis. Led successful efforts to secure refinancing with alternate capital sources.  Developed liquidity management tools and drove liquidity improvements to stabilize the company’s cash situation.  Drove operational improvements through financial reporting and analysis services.
  • Led financial restructuring efforts for $45MM firm to fund partner buy-out and working capital.
  • Financial advisor to artisan pottery manufacturer. Developed strategic analysis to drive operational improvements and to support ultimate sale of business.
  • Led Finance team for a fast-growth internet publishing firm through early-stage funding as well as acquisition of the company.
  • Financial advisor to premium online content business. Drove a business turnaround by reducing expenses and improving margins.
  • Financial advisor to nationally recognized fast food restaurant chain, focusing on operational analysis and pricing support.

Contact Information

E-mail: carmen.barrett@cr3partners.com
Phone: +1 (502) 386-6640
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Industries

  • Telecommunications​
  • Manufacturing
  • Restaurants & Foodservice
  • Technology
  • Media
  • Automotive

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., Miami University
  • M.B.A., Indiana University-​ Kelley School of Business

Carmen Barrett, Director

Contact Information

E-mail: carmen.barrett@cr3partners.com
Phone: +1 (502) 386-6640
LinkedIn | VCard


Industries

  • Telecommunications​
  • Manufacturing
  • Restaurants & Foodservice
  • Technology
  • Media
  • Automotive

Carmen Barrett is a seasoned financial and operational leader with more than 25 years of experience working with publicly traded and privately held companies across a variety of industries. Carmen provides companies with her wealth of expertise related to liquidity management, restructuring, and financial analysis to support operational improvements.

Prior to joining CR3 Partners, Carmen served as Chief Financial Officer of a privately held telecommunications services firm where she was responsible for accounting, financial planning & analysis, risk management, benefits administration and management, as well as cash management.  Her advisory experience also includes working directly with a variety of companies providing financial and strategic advisory services.

Representative Experience

  • Financial advisor to $16MM telecommunications services firm managing financial relationships through credit default and liquidity crisis. Led successful efforts to secure refinancing with alternate capital sources.  Developed liquidity management tools and drove liquidity improvements to stabilize the company’s cash situation.  Drove operational improvements through financial reporting and analysis services.
  • Led financial restructuring efforts for $45MM firm to fund partner buy-out and working capital.
  • Financial advisor to artisan pottery manufacturer. Developed strategic analysis to drive operational improvements and to support ultimate sale of business.
  • Led Finance team for a fast-growth internet publishing firm through early-stage funding as well as acquisition of the company.
  • Financial advisor to premium online content business. Drove a business turnaround by reducing expenses and improving margins.
  • Financial advisor to nationally recognized fast food restaurant chain, focusing on operational analysis and pricing support.

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., Miami University
  • M.B.A., Indiana University-​ Kelley School of Business