Martin Hilker is a Consulting CFO for Michigan CFO Associates providing outsourced Chief Financial Officer services to small business owners.
Martin is a Financial Professional with a background that includes a wide scope of responsibilities in manufacturing, service and distribution organizations. Much of his experience is with privately-held firms. Martin is a skilled problem solver who excels at creating common sense solutions to complex problems. He is accomplished in the areas of profit improvement, as well as process creation and optimization.
Martin’s financial management experience is in excess of 30 years, with nearly 20 of those years as CFO. His experience includes positions in Management Consulting, Special Assets Management for a Commercial Bank and CFO. Martin has also headed Program Management, Purchasing, IT and Facilities. In addition, Martin’s has held a number of Controller positions.
From 2009 to 2015, Martin held a Director position with a West Michigan Turnaround, a Merger and Acquisition firm, where he was the financial lead in Turnaround. During his 6-year tenure he successfully completed several Interim CFO client engagements. He was also instrumental in successfully completing several turnaround and crisis management situations.
In 2009, and again in 2015, Martin was principal of Hilker Consulting LLC, where he was engaged as an independent consultant. His firm assisted clients by providing supply chain management, interim CFO services and audit, with a focus on enhancing vendor communication, financial planning and process improvement.
Martin has a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with a major in Accounting from the University of Detroit Mercy. He has also been a Certified Turnaround Professional since 2001.
Outside of work, Martin enjoys traveling with his wife Catherine, taking long walks with the family dog, hiking, golf and archery hunting with his friends and nephews.
Martin can be reached at 586.580.3285 x209 or MHilker@MichiganCFO.com