May I introduce myself …
I am a seasoned financial professional and have substantial financial management experience, at both operational and tactic level.
I have set up, managed and transformed accounting as well as controlling areas, and have been involved in adjoining disciplines such as IT, HR, Tax and Legal;
I enjoy green field situations to set up systems, standards, guidance and procedures.
I have considerably experience in transforming finance departments from accounting to the next level of business control.
I understand the importance of soft skills , as well as the latest BI Tools to make a success of financial management;
Focus on cash comes naturally. I have assisted and financially managed entities during periods of financial distress, in the Netherlands as well as abroad. I am accustomed to working in international settings;
Major fields of industry: retail, consumer products.
Preferred role: a financial role that allows me to make some difference. Will do the work that needs to be done.