About Top Fractional CFOs


Top Fractional CFOs exist as a public resource to help those seeking insight into the Virtual CFO industry. The information contained on this site is designed to offer a comprehensive look at the leading business plan writing firms. By providing resources and rankings informed by objective market research, Top Fractional CFOs helps executives choose the best firm to guide them throughout the FP&A process. The rankings will be updated annually based on an algorithmic approach. Top Fractional CFOs does not accept advertising payments from listed firms, industry partners, vendors, suppliers, or employers.

Ranking Methodology

The ranking order for the Top 10 Fractional CFO companies is derived using an algorithm based on the following criteria:

  • Annual revenue
  • Depth and breadth of case studies
  • Client satisfaction
  • Executive thought leadership
  • Editorial Input
  • Fee Structure
  • Number of ancillary services or practice areas
  • Experience of management

The ranking order for the Top 10 Fractional CFOs list is derived using our proprietary algorithm. Through this algorithm, we weigh a number of crucial criteria, including success ratio and client satisfaction, along with editorial input. You can read more about this process on our Rankings page.

While we hope the rankings on this site will help you decide on the best virtual CFO firm for you, we cannot guarantee the reliability of the data offered directly from the firms ranked on this list and recommend due diligence on behalf of prospective clients or employees.


Organizations must meet the following criteria to qualify for the Top Fractional CFO list.


Maintain a national footprint, serving companies on a national level


A minimum of five years of experience providing virtual CFO services.


Worked with a minimum of 100 clients in the previous three years.