Shashi Thoutireddy

Chief Financial Officer




Shashi Thoutireddy

Shashi’s expertise in financial modeling, budgeting and forecasting, valuations and due diligence, and process re-engineering has helped catapult 5 to new heights. As 5 continues to grow through new business development, expanded strategic partnerships, and acquisitions, Shashi’s role has taken on even greater importance.

As Chief Financial Officer, Shashi analyzes 5’s financial results concerning revenue, expenses, cash management, and trends, all while ensuring compliance with the budget. He is involved in providing strategic guidance around valuation, acquisitions, and capital financing options to support 5’s growth.

Before joining 5, Shashi managed the financial planning and analysis for Hudson Advisors, a globally integrated, full-service asset management company that provides due diligence and analysis as well as asset management and global support for a leading private equity firm. He started his finance career as an Analyst with a hedge fund, Keyes Capital Management. Before his finance career, he held several positions with leading firms such as Accenture and Amdocs, along with a systems engineer position for Wipro Technologies.

Shashi received his MBA in Finance from Southern Methodist University, where he graduated as a valedictorian of his class.

Shashi’s Why: “I have always enjoyed solving business problems, and 5 gave me the perfect platform to refine my financial skill set along with my interpersonal development. The partners and the team at 5 are incredibly motivating. The 5 family is a dedicated group of people with one common goal in mind: to help our clients all while having fun. It is exciting to work with such a smart, focused group of people.”