Tighe Reardon joined Avalon in 2014 as Vice President of Finance and was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in 2015. Mr. Reardon has over 15 years of senior finance and technical tax experience ranging from start-ups to large public companies. As CFO, Tighe is involved in general fund administration as well as in the financings, exits and liquidations for all portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Avalon, Mr. Reardon was the Senior Vice President of Tax and Treasury at DJO Global, Inc., a $1.2 billion multinational medical device company owned by Blackstone, Inc. (NYSE:BX). Additionally, Mr. Reardon acted as the Director of Taxation for Relational Investors, LLC, a $7 billion activist fund.
Mr. Reardon began his career at Arthur Andersen LLP. He has a M.S. in taxation and a B.S. in accounting from San Diego State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California.