Senior Director – Financial Advisory Services
Rafat Ansari is the Senior Director of the Finance and Accounting Outsourcing practice at E78 Partners. She leads E78’s healthcare service line. Rafat has over 10 years of experience specializing in all facets of corporate accounting and financial management for public, private, and private equity-backed companies.
Rafat’s primary focus is designing, implementing, and maintaining the office of the CFO for buy-and-build Practice Management Organizations while adhering to the short and long-term visions of the company. Her expertise includes strategic planning, financial reporting, internal controls, budgeting and forecasting, and post-close business integration.
Prior to E78 Rafat was the Director of Accounting & Finance at a $50B privately held company in the retail industry. She started her career in public accounting for companies in the technology, retail, and manufacturing industries.
Rafat holds a BA in Accounting & Finance from North Central College and an MBA from Benedictine University. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.