Business Planning
for Long-Term Results


At Thinc Strategy, we don’t waiver on our commitment to cultivate strategies that convert to measuable results. Specializing in the architecture, engineering and construction industries, our reputation as a strategic planning firm has been built on our customized approach to action-oriented planning.

Our team of experienced consultants operates as strategic partners – working alongside business owners, executive leadership teams, and corporate boards – to develop and execute a REAL strategy for measurable growth and change. We have helped over 140 companies in 26 countries boost their business value and elevate the people they employ.


We are an ideal choice for companies seeking focused, measurable growth and results.

We utilize a team of experienced professionals, each committed to increasing the monetary and cultural value of your business. Our goal is to build long-term relationships with companies seeking insightful strategy and measurable results.


Clients trust our insight and consulting services because our in-depth approach and proven process.

We develop and deliver focused, fully customized business plans with step-by-step instructions for increasing corporate value, accelerating business growth, and expanding company culture. We are motivated by the success stories of the businesses, companies, and leadership teams we serve.

Leadership Team

Our experienced consultants and strategic partners are committed to increasing the value of your business.

  • Cynthia Anderson

    CPA Managing Partner

    Cindy founded Thinc Strategy to help business leaders and their management teams increase their corporate value. She has owned five businesses including selling three of her own businesses. She has also guided over 140 clients in the past 20 years grow their value with many selling for a higher premium. Cindy has worked for a variety of clients, both domestic and international organizations, ranging in size from sophisticated startups to over $375 million in sales. She specializes in leadership management for growing exceptional teams from the CEO on down and has worked with both privately held and public corporations. She understands what it takes to start, manage, grow, lead and transition businesses successfully. Cindy is a seasoned speaker and facilitator with various organizations on the topics of leadership, mergers and acquisitions, business strategy, finance and management development. Beyond the office, Cindy enjoys catching up on her reading, as well as hiking and traveling with her husband Chris and her son, Jackson.

  • Matt Carslaw


    Born in Montreal, Canada and raised in Cary, NC, Matt joined the Thinc Strategy team after earning a B.S. in Accounting and an M.S. in Accountancy from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington. A youthful world traveler, Matt utilizes an open mind and deep cultural understanding when dealing with international and domestic companies seeking insightful business strategy. In his role as partner, Matt entrenches himself within the business process and procedures of each client, gaining an in-depth understanding of corporate operations and ways to improve. Prior to Thinc, Matt worked for a global engineering firm with divisions on four continents. He was responsible for financial consolidation and reporting of over a dozen international entities, which sharpened his advisory and analytic skills, excelling in all areas of financial consulting, reporting, and management. Outside his professional career, Matt stays active by lending a hand to Habitat for Humanity and participating in sports events for local charities.

  • Kelli Kiger

    CPA Partner

    Kelli is an experienced and knowledgeable asset to the Thinc Strategy team as CPA partner, licensed in North Carolina. An Atlantic Beach, NC native, she earned a B.S. in Finance and M.S. in Accountancy from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington, then promptly started her career at KPMG, LLP in Norfolk, VA. At KPMG, Kelli worked as the Senior Associate Advisory, providing risk management audit support, acquiring top secret security clearance for the Defense Security Service (DSS). Known for her honest, objective, and timely response to client needs, Kelli specializes in compliance, strategic planning, treasury services, due diligence, and increasing efficiency in business processes. When Kelli is not developing and maintaining client relationships, she can be found on or near the water, often boating, fishing, and playing beach volleyball with friends.

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction. —Albert Einstein