INTERIM FINANCE - About myself
Owner of INTERIM FINANCE
MBA & CPA
"As a target and performance-oriented advisor with a very good understanding of finance, treasury, risk, technology, ebusiness and IT, I can provide on the best possible support to achieve the company's goals.
Due to excellent organization and communication skills and the ability to quickly grasp the business processes, problems are solved in a result-oriented manner, efficient processes can be set up in the team, which will intern motivate your employees."
I am an efficient, structured, analytical and service-oriented person with 18 years of extensive experience as CFO of small and middle sized enterprises, Treasury Manager, auditor and tax consultant.
What can you expect?
Accomplished and detail-oriented professional with a comprehensive knowledge of providing sound financial support to achieve business objectives and delivering excellent financial performance in both high growth and turnaround situations with absolute financial integrity.
Effective communicator with a strong work ethic and the ability to develop and lead staff and business professionals, essential in building a strong and efficient financial infrastructure.
Adept at managing monthly and annual financial statements, management reports, coordinating audits, handling legal issues, and improving administrative functions.
Possess strong qualifications in developing and implementing financial and business processes that translate into productivity growth and drive change management.
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with an aptitude to effectively manage dialogue with all levels of staff and management.
Treasury Manager (10 years)
at a listed South African conglomerate group
Responsible for group offshore cash inclusive budgeting and forecasting, their bond issues and arranging the receipt & payment of dividends
CFO, Member of Board of Directors (4 years)
of an International Online Shop company of a Swiss based group in Luxury Industry (production & trade)
Responsibility for finance, accounting, controlling, treasury, tax, legal, HR, customer service, supply and distribution and risk management
- Integration of a new payment provider
- Implementation of new markets (Japan, Korea, China) and new languages
- Implementation of new shop features
Vice Director/Senior Auditor (4 years)
of a big 5 auditing company
Planned and coordinated audits of quarterly and annual financial statements and group reporting in accordance with IFRS, US-GAAP, FER, and Swiss Code of Obligations Standards.
Delivered financial consulting for non-audit clients, which included annual financial statements preparation, consolidations, as well as
resolving complex accounting, tax and audit issues, profitability checks, financial due diligence, and corporate restructuring.
Finance Manager (2,5 years)
of a start-up finance service company
Set up and heading of the finance department that included legal, HR and investor relations and the preparation for listing on
Senior Tax Consultant (2,5 years)
of a big 4 taxation and auditing company
Experiences in corporate tax- and VAT-consulting as well as audit commitments
Swiss Certified Auditor
MBA at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, D
Precision engineer, D
German - native language
English - fluent
eCommerce, Trading, Services, Consultancy
within my years of auditing I was in charge with production, project and service businesses