Ken Tudhope, CPA
Ken has more than 20 years’ experience in the finance and accounting industry working with companies of all sizes as both an accounting professional and as a professional recruiter. An actively licensed CPA and active CMA, Ken leverages his expansive network of contacts and his unique set of talents and industry experiences to deliver customized service and value to clients. His primary focus is on executive search and resource consulting at the professional, managerial and executive levels in finance, accounting and compliance.
Through Ken’s position as executive director at Advantex Professional Services, Blythe Global Advisors has access to a portfolio of talent beyond the skilled professionals participating in BlytheTeam©. This enables BGA to offer clients immediate resource relief for almost any finance, accounting, IT or HR needs.
Prior to joining Advantex, Ken was the founder and CEO of Project Pro Search. Before that, he held executive positions at Robert Half Management Resources. In his CPA capacity, he served as senior director of finance at Fluor Corp. and as vice president of finance at SMC Networks.
Ken is the author of “The Key: A Networking Guide to Meeting, Connecting and Succeeding” and “Tudhope’s Networking Notes,” a collection of short articles on the subject of networking that are published in the monthly newsletter of the Orange County chapter of Finance Executives International (FEI), and on his blog, NetworkingNote.com. Ken also developed “InContact,” a monthly networking publication serving the finance and accounting community in Southern California. He’s a member of FEI, the Orange County CFO Network, the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), International Professionals in Finance and Accounting, and the UCLA Anderson Alumni Network.