Around 14+ yrs of experience in various capacities in ERP - Oracle Financials Re.11i (& Re.11) & Microsoft’s Great Plains and Finance & Accounts. Catalyst for leveraged productivity & liaison between IT, and Accounting
? C-level advisory experience enabling business transformation through strategic improvements and deliver deep Finance expertise to the CIO and Finance IT function. Act as catalyst for leveraged productivity.
? Ensure that a quality, integrated solution is delivered in a timely manner, at budget, and to client's satisfaction. This involves interfacing with Management to develop a planning process that meets the overall Business Strategy and their expectations.
? With broad global exposure, demonstrate an understanding of best practices and collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Engage in performance analysis and process improvement thereby providing direction to financial business systems and processes.
? Finance Lead and SME in application packaged solutions projects, responsible for strategic planning, program and project management. Exhibit leadership in implementation of process, technology, and organizational change.
? Worked within corporate accounting, audit and tax departments in virtually all capacities. Experience supervising, leading and mentoring teams.
? Frequent speaker at industry and business conferences. ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
? Chartered Accountant from India (equivalent to CPA)
? Certified as Master in oracle Applications ? Financials (Re.11i) ? from oracle Corp.
? oracle 8i (SQL & PL/SQL) & oracle 6i (Developer 2000) from SQL Star International.
? Microsoft Great Plains ? eEnterprise Accounting & Finance & Siebel Front Office 6.0 from Wintech Computers.
? oracle 8i DBA Track : oracle 8i (SQL & PL/SQL) & oracle 6i (Forms 4.5, Reports 2.5) from Wintech Computers.
? ERP : oracle Financials Re.11i, R12, SAP R/3, PeopleSoft 8.9 & Microsoft?s Great Plains, Summit FT
? Domain : Financial Management Solutions, Managed Application Solutions, Systems Integration, Performance Improvement, Financial & Cost Management, Corporate & Operations Strategy, Business Process Re-engineering
? Languages : oracle8i (SQL and PL/SQL)
As Senior Manager
(Jan?'11 to Dec'14)
As Practice Manager
Ernst & Young
(Jan?'10 to Jan?'11)
New York As Advisor. Ernst & Young is amongst the proverbial Big 4 and is one of the largest professional services firms in the world
? Part of the Financial Advisory services and currently involved in Finance Transformation and Process Improvement (including ERP & BPR) initiatives for the clients. Working with the leadership on oracle R12 initiatives including Financial Accounting Hub.
? Co-ordinated Enterprise Stress Testing (EST) Process PMO setup at Bank of America. Lead for documenting Current State (As-Is) processes at PNC Bank?s acquisition National City Mortgage. Currently working as Accounting and Testing Lead for Summit Trading System implementation at Fannie Mae.
(Jun?04 ? Jan?10)
As Managing Consultant. IBM is a Fortune 10 multinational computer technology and consulting corporation.
? Finance Lead in application packaged solutions projects particularly on oracle Applications. and responsible for strategic planning (selection, implementation, development and support), program and project management.
? ICR (Intelligent Cost Reduction) initiative, involved in strategic process redesign and benchmarking.
? Assist in Business Development, Client Relations, Delivery Management, and Operations.
? Part of the team implemented oracle Financials Re.11i at clients including Merrill Lynch, InfoPrint and oracle Financials R12 at SunTrust Bank in lead roles. Also worked on custom SAP development for Transfer Pricing at Deutsche Bank and PeopleSoft GL re-implementation at XL Capital.
Major Software Companies
(Oct?01- Jun?04) As oracle Financials Consultant. Part of oracle implementations for various clients across a multitude of industrial and consumer industries. Used in-depth consulting skills, business knowledge, and packaged solution expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into the clients? business environment.
? Part of the team implementing oracle Financials Re.11i at clients including vCustomer, Duncan InfoTech, Motorola, SRF & Department of Veterans Affairs in various capacities.
? Development of a strategic roadmap through all phases of the business, technology and implementation life cycle.
? Demonstrate an understanding best practices for Enterprise Resource Planning, Business Process Re-engineering, Meta Data Management & Data Warehousing.
Toshiba Plant Kensetsu (TPK)
India & S.E Asia
As Deputy Finance Head ? India and S.E Asia. TPK is the Engineering & Construction arm of Toshiba Corp and EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Commissioning) Contractors for Mitsui & Marubeni
? Consolidated financial statements (CFS) as per Indian & Japanese standards. MIS & other metrics for the Management. Trained in Japanese ERP software - AAMS (Annual Accounting Maintenance System).
? Co-ordinated annual Audits and quarterly reviews with Statutory Auditors, Ernst & Young.
? Worked on implementation of oracle Applications ? Financials Re.11i.
New Delhi, India
As Management & ERP Consultant. Polyplex is amongst world?s top five firms into manufacturing of Polyester Films (BOPET). It is also engaged in the manufacturing of Solar Panels & Films in JV with Global Solar, USA.
? Anti-Dumping proceedings initiated by European Commission, U.S Department of Commerce & International Trade Commission. Assisted in the evaluation of potential Merger and Acquisition opportunities. Undertook Maintenance Audit of Polyplex?s manufacturing Plant. Cost, Management and Variance Accounting on basis of variance analysis
? Additional charge of the sister concern Global Solar Energy (India) Ltd. as Manager (Commercial).
? Design and development of the Law Portal (www.manupatra.com) for the Software Division, Polyplex InfoTech.
New Delhi, India As Management Consultant (Corporate Restructuring Division). Andersen Consulting (rechristened Accenture) was then world?s largest consulting firm.
? Advisory functions in the field of Laws, Secretarial and Taxation; Corporate Finance, Treasury Management and Strategic Investments for Petronas Ltd., Malaysia under the purview of IPSAS (International Public Sector Accounting Standards).
? Project on Indian Public Sector Undertakings (P.S.U) restructuring and disinvestments.
Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC)
New Delhi, India As C.A. Intern (Audit and Business Advisory Services). Worked on Audit and Tax assignments at numerous client environments across a multitude of industrial and consumer industries
? Enron ? Dhabol Power Project; Samsung; Honda; U.S. Projects; Bank of America; Stone & Webster?s; IBM; Duracell; Gulf Oil India Ltd.; GE Motors; Hindustan Copper Ltd.; British High Commission.