Gayla Bella | Managing Director
Gayla is a managing director at Winter Harbor and an experienced financial executive with extensive experience in turnaround management.
Gayla joined Winter Harbor in 2017 having previously served as chief financial officer for a professional services firm and a large retailer. She also has significant consulting experience and expertise in the areas of cash management, debt restructuring, divestitures, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, profit improvement, and valuation.
Gayla earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a Minor in Spanish from the University of Texas at Austin and her Masters of Business Administration degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the University of California Los Angeles. She is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, American Banking Institute and Association of Legal Administrators. She has shared her knowledge at various industry events as a subject matter speaker. Gayla is also a dedicated volunteer and works with various charitable organizations. She manages to make time for fun at home with her husband in south Florida where they boat, paddle board and scuba dive frequently.