BURLINGTON (April 19, 2023) – EBI Consulting is pleased to welcome Susan O’Shea as Chief Business Officer (CBO)!

As Chief Business Officer, Susan will assume management and leadership of EBI’s corporate functions, namely finance and accounting, human resources, IT and marketing. She will also closely partner with the leadership team to strengthen and advance strategic business planning and operating practices across the organization.

Bringing over 30 years of experience in commercial and private equity leadership, finance, IT, legal, and contract and risk management to the role, Susan is a highly experienced senior financial executive with demonstrated experience in helping a broad range of public and private companies, from start-ups to multi-billion corporations, grow and improve financial performance. She has a proven track record of identifying and driving operational initiatives, as well as substantial acquisition and joint venture experience.

“We’re very excited for Susan to join our executive team,” said Nolan Previte, president and CEO of EBI Consulting. “Her skill set, client focus, passion for continuous improvement, experience in private and public markets, and business depth will be a crucial asset for our organization as we continue our journey of corporate growth and market leadership. Susan brings a visionary perspective and leadership to our finance, technology and corporate functions that will help us to expand profitably, create more jobs and opportunities, and best serve our clientele. The EBI team is delighted throughout.”

Prior to joining EBI, Susan has held leadership roles in executive management of strategy development, sales, new business development, efficiency improvement, cost management, budgeting and business planning. She has served as Chief Financial Officer for several private equity-owned firms in the medical and healthcare technology, management consulting, and investment industries. Other industry experience includes professional services, food and beverage, oil and gas, industrial manufacturing and transportation.

In addition to her new role at EBI, Susan serves as Chair of the Town of Wellesley Audit Committee, a volunteer position overseeing the examination of the town’s financial recordings and standards. She earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Notre Dame and a bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting from DePaul University.

“I am excited to be joining EBI Consulting and leveraging my extensive experience in the professional services industry to drive efficiency and optimization throughout the organization,” O’Shea said. “As a team, I believe we can reinvigorate our enthusiasm for our go-to-market strategy and enhance our approach to serving our clients. I am eager to collaborate with Nolan, the Board of Directors, and the leadership team to help advance the company's long-term vision, promote growth, and achieve continued success.”

Susan will be based out of EBI’s Burlington headquarters.


EBI Consulting is focused on maximizing value in the built and natural environments, delivering quality insights that move clients forward. With over 550 industry experts coast-to-coast, EBI’s vast capabilities include environmental and building condition due diligence, energy and sustainability, architecture and engineering, and environmental health and safety services. Established in 1989 and headquartered in Burlington MA, EBI Consulting is a privately-owned firm known for going beyond expectations. For additional information, visit www.ebiconsulting.com.


Corlyn Voorhees

Communications Specialist