Management Consulting Firm | Henshaw/Vierra Management Counsel LLC
(510) 749-3225

Our Services

Our industry focus is in the financial services sector with an emphasis on payroll and workforce management companies. Our domain expertise is in advising private family businesses in that industry. We have assisted owners and managers evaluate their company, re-imagine their future to prepare for what is next, optimize their organization, review and assist in changing key technology, planning better ways to monitor outcomes and analyzing results.

Private family businesses are complex.

The owners often need to make important decisions on their own, with no one to share their hopes, fears, and, questions. We bring experience, an informed industry perceptive, and an independent point of view to help them. We ask the questions that need to be asked. We help define the issues and develop focused solutions.

Strategy - Re-imaging the company

Strategy – Re-imaging the company

Growth, Turn-Around, Competition, Macro View of the Business Environment

Finance and Analysis

Finance and Analysis

Budgets and Capital Plans, Banking and Flow of Funds, Analysis, Audits

Information Management<

Information Management

Requirements, Platforms, Data Management, Security

Business Process Development and Risk Management

Business Process Development
and Risk Management

Requirements, Regulations and Compliance, Process Development, Documentation

Review of Strategic Alternatives

Review of Strategic Alternatives

Estimate of Company Situation and Owner Requirements, Review alternatives, Plan for Change

Our Philosophy

We build long-term client relationships by listening, by helping to solve client problems, and by building trust with Owners, Managers, and Families. We help owners define their vision. We use that vision to build a workable set of business plans:

  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Capital Plans

We then help the owners monitor their progress.