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From a young age, I’ve always had a sense of motivation and passion driving me forward. Whether it’s exploring unique opportunities, learning additional skills, or meeting new people, I bring these values to every experience throughout my life on a personal and professional level. To learn more about me, keep exploring my site or reach out directly.
Background & Expertise
C.F.O AND BUSINESS CONSULTING
Jul 2019 – on-going
Review and implement changes to operation to improve efficiency and secure on-going outsourcing contracts
Improving the output of the Accounts area through mentoring, supervision and restructuring where it was appropriate
Identifying and implementing changes that will improve the efficiency and accuracy of financial reporting
Project / Event Management
Management of a major Melbourne event at Luna Park during Oct / Nov 2019.
Resetting the business operation
Preparing a business for sale
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Jan 2013 - June 2019
Management of the Finance, HR, IT and Operational aspects of a property and event services business with up to 1500 employees.
GENERAL MANAGER / C.O.O
Jan 2007 - Dec 2013
Management of a start up business including the development of systems and processes, negotiation of key supplier agreements, development of brand and marketing collateral, trade mark and patent applications.
(Minors - Business Law and Sport Management)
2000 - 2003
Australian Society of CPA's program
MELBOURNE BUSINESS SCHOOL
MY SKILL SET
How can I help your organisation
Through my educational and professional experiences, I’ve had the opportunity to build a strong, diverse skill set that has proven to be an asset in many different situations.
BUSINESS STRATEGY AND IMPLEMENTATION
With over 20 years senior management experience across small, medium and large organisations, I have developed a broad set of skills that will assist in the development of business strategy and subsequent implementation.
It is my view that increasing process efficiency through technology is often the key to driving improved financial performance. Technology can also increase employee engagement by providing immediate access to relevant employee information including training and payroll information. I can assist your business to drive change to improve business efficiency.
Having a Finance / Accounts Department that works collaboratively across an organisation can help to drive business success. When operational and financial areas are pulling together, business improvements are more likely and greater efficiency and focus in the right areas will be the inevitable outcome. This is an area of business that I enjoy and have developed specific skills to 'master'.
"Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.”