Our Services

Danforth uses a modular service model – flexible, scalable, and capital-efficient – to uniquely address each client’s needs. We leverage a team of more than 90 life science-focused professionals with experience in the areas of financial management, accounting administration, financial planning & analysis, strategic CFO advisory services and clinical and CMC business operations. We work with clients at all phases of the corporate life cycle on a part-time, interim or project basis.



  • Financial systems and administration
  • General accounting (A/P, payroll, AR)
  • Policies, procedures and controls
  • Financial reporting


  • Fundraising
  • Strategic planning
  • Financial modeling, planning and analysis
  • Deal assistance
  • Due diligence
  • Capital formation
  • Clinical business operations


  • IPO readiness
  • Exit strategies
  • Transaction options and execution
  • Contract review
  • Outcome management
  • Wind-down management

We partner with our clients to support day-to-day operations, longer-term strategy or both. Our counsel includes the following:


  • Run a more capital-efficient organization while still achieving your goals
  • Implement reliable financial systems that generate accurate financial statements, and provide meaningful insight for operating the business
  • Manage the daily transactional activities and routine business compliance
  • Evaluate the sensitivity of your cash runway and develop budgets and forecasts that contemplate the complexity of various business scenarios


  • Serve as your thought partner in designing and executing your company’s strategy
  • Lead fundraising strategy and execution
  • Guide your company through a transformational event, such as an IPO, acquisition or merger
  • Analyze and advise on various strategic alternatives for your business
  • Help optimize your productivity with your Board of Directors by providing high quality presentation materials