Cornus was founded in 2001 to provide high quality financial and analytical skills to the non-profit sector. We are located in Woodbridge, Connecticut and serve customers throughout the northeast.

Our strength is derived from superior human talent and depth of experience. This integration makes for Cornus’ unbeatable value proposition which enable us to serve our clients.

Cornus Consulting offers comprehensive skill sets and experience to provide you with valuable financial, strategic and analytical support. We focus our efforts on your needs and supply you with the best knowledge to enable you to make informed decisions.

Cornus Consulting believes that non-profit organizations should focus on their core competencies. For many of them, finance is not one of them.

Aviv Aviad, Managing Director


Aviv Aviad has been working with Cornus Consulting for 12 years.  Among his projects he has served as part time Director of Finance for several organizations on a temporarily or permanent basis. He led various projects related to profitability analysis, recruitment of financial positions, budgeting support, financial projections and revamping of financial departments.

Formerly, Mr. Aviad has been a consultant with Booz, Allen & Hamilton, in New York, where he worked on various strategic issues. Prior to that Mr. Aviad was a corporate law attorney at Lipa Meir & Co. Advocates in Tel Aviv where he specialized in dispute resolution and corporate governance.  He was also a corporate finance consultant for Meitav Corporate Finance Consultants Ltd. in Tel Aviv.  In that role, he conducted projects related to corporate valuation, acquisition, and budget management for clients. 

Mr. Aviad received an MBA from the Yale School of Management in 2001, with a focus in strategy.  He received a Bachelor’s degree in Law (LLB) from the Tel Aviv University Buchman Law School in 1998, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics (BA), summa cum laude, from Tel Aviv University Berglas School of Economics in 1997.