Dudan Partners Team
Chief Financial Officer
Mike Dudan worked over 16 seasons with the Carolina Panthers in various financial roles, most recently as Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, Dudan was responsible for the financial planning and management of the Panthers and Bank of America Stadium. While with the Panthers, Dudan was able to study the inner-workings of the NFL, one of the most successful franchise networks in history. Notably, Dudan was a leader in the Panthers sales process that culminated in the largest sports franchise transaction to date; a transaction that was valued at over $2.2 Billion.
Prior to his employment with the Panthers, Mike was employed at public accounting firm Arthur Anderson and Deloitte from 1996-2003. Mike's franchise experience began early at Arthur Anderson where the Panthers were one of his large clients. Dudan also worked with clients across a number of industries, including sports and entertainment, retail, manufacturing, and professional services. Dudan has served on investment committees and Boards for various charities benefiting the areas in and around Charlotte and across the Carolinas.
He brings world class financial planning and acumen to franchisors so they can grow the right way. A native of Schaumburg, Ill., Dudan graduated from Appalachian State summa cum laude with a degree in accounting. He and his wife, Kristina, have three children, Casey, Jacob and Alena.
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