Financial Controller, Finance Director, Operations Controller, CPA

Last Updated: 31st May 2018 (over 4 years ago)

United States


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Age Range
55 to 64

Qualification Level



A highly accomplished and results-driven Finance & Accounting Professional / Consultant with an excellent track record of establishing cross-functional partnerships and offering: –
• Expertise in the above key areas (for prestigious ‘blue chip’ companies operating worldwide).
• Strategic / long-range planning, organising and coordinating flair.
• Man-management and team leadership capabilities.
• Strong communication and negotiation skills.
• Admin and IT systems design talents (Information Systems, Budgeting, Financial Reporting, Records, etc.).


University of New Haven
Graduate Studies

   Apr 1984
— Jun 1988

Master of Science, Computer Science

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

   Jan 1981
— May 2018

Georgetown University

   Sep 1974
— May 1978

Bachelor of Science, Accounting


Al Tamimi Group
Director of Financial Analysis

   Feb 2015
— Feb 2016

Managed the financial analysis function, performing feasibility studies and due diligence for newly acquired Real Estate.
• Involved in a collaborative evaluation to determine the value creation impact of capital / marketing / R&D investments.
• Oversaw the planning of acquisitions / joint ventures / information systems and the management of working capital.
► Generated $13 million in annualized incremental cash flow by initiating improved progress-billing procedures.
► Introduced a variety of cost-improvement initiatives, thus reducing overheads and saving $6 million on an annualized basis.
► Implemented a formal value-based Investment Analysis Program, increasing free cash flow.

Guam Regional Medical City
Interim Chief Financial Officer

   Nov 2013
— Apr 2014

• Facilitated strategic leadership by identifying key milestones to achieve objectives and on-time opening of the hospital.
• Provided progress reports for senior management and ensured compliance with statutory standards / regulations.
► Spearheaded design of Microsoft Dynamics Navision General Ledger account structure, including the
detailed mapping of transactions to specific cost codes in compliance with Medicare Cost Report Regulations.
► Directed implementation of Allscripts Sunrise Revenue Cycle for the hospital-wide Electronics Medical Records System.

Fresenius Medical Care
Director of Accounting - Joint Ventures

   Sep 2008
— May 2013

• Directed financial oversight of 70+ physician-invested JV’s and facilitated change management of mergers / acquisitions.
• Administered / monitored long-range planning, competitive information, marketing initiatives and new JV decisions.
► Supported merger of existing groups to create a Centralised Department (25% staff reduction & circa $300K cost saving).
► Provided financial oversight of a $400,000 major facility and hospital build-out / expansion and facility relocation.
► Spearheaded development of a JV performance optimization model, providing management with strategic
profitability improvement options – ultimately leading to changes in Joint Venture transaction structuring.

DynCorp International FZ - LLC
Director of Finance - Middle East

   May 2007
— May 2008

Directed a 40+ accounting and finance group, including oversight of five in-country Controllers, for Middle East and Southwest Asia Shared Service Center.