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As a Senior Financial Analyst, Finance & Accounting at Founders, Maria Fernanda works directly with the portfolio companies' finance teams to support with internal and external reporting, as well as financing matters, among a wide variety of duties. She's primarily responsible for preparing the financial statements, monitoring key performance indicators, conducting variance analysis and assisting in providing insight and guidance to support business decision-making on key strategies.


Founders is a family firm that combines 30 years’ private equity experience in over 80 companies with deep operating knowledge. The firm invests its partners’ own capital and focuses on applying operating know-how in medium-sized food businesses, with a view to building thriving organizations over the long term.

Prior to joining Founders, Maria Fernanda worked as a Senior Experienced Associate in PwC’s Assurance team, where she led audits in a variety of industry sectors while completing her CPA Designation. Prior to PwC, Maria Fernanda worked as an Assistant Controller at Beatty Floors, where she was responsible for supervising the accounting department and assisting with the financial reporting duties to comply with the audit and tax requirements.

Maria Fernanda completed her Bachelor of Business Administration with Distinction at Simon Fraser University in 2015.

Maria Fernanda Villasenor Senior Financial Analyst

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