Business Executive; currently Director in a management consulting firm
12+ years of international experience, 10 in an management position. Been operational in Africa for 6 years.
My current job consists of providing independent advisory services to corporate & public leaders in matters requiring expertise & strong research. Finance & strategic operations occupy the majority in the areas of services provided so far.
Sectors: Government et Para-public institution, Aviation, Hospitality, Automotive, Logistics; Retail; Real Estate, Mining, Various Private SMEs.
Our company offers services in consortium with other advisory firms from anywhere in Africa & the world with an objective to meet our clients' needs & expectations.
Previously: 10 years of international experience at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (Belgium, Canada, Gabon & Grand Duchy of Luxembourg offices).
Advisory to top management (CEO, COO & CFO) in real estate/ mining/ infrastructure projects.
Sectors: Mining, Real Estates, Financial holdings & public sector.
Countries in scope: Gabon, Rwanda, Uganda, Cameroon.
•Manages the CFO- service lines that provides assistance in accounting & finance analysis in line with CFO strategic decisions in their Gabonese operations;
•Manages a portfolio of multinational companies with compliance to OHADA statutory accounting and tax requirements;
•Manages audit assignments, prepares financial audit reports
•Manage a portfolio of multinational companies with compliance to statutory accounting and tax requirements;
•Perform financial reporting (including production of financial statements) – specialized for multinationals that are UK based;
•Analyses financial results and provides comments and added value with regard to reporting process to the financial directors throughout EMEA region.
•Performed audit and review engagements for various clients in the following industries: Oil & Gas Exploration, Oil & Gas Services, Real Estates, Retail, Manufacturing, Non-profit organizations and Investment companies.
•Analyze financial and operational information (e.g. financial statements, financial ratios, key performance indicators, sales, integrated budget models, product/commodity pricing, monthly/annual management reports, etc.).
•Prepare balance sheet and income statement sensitivity and variance analysis.
•Analyze and interpret monthly/quarterly/annual variances and trends between budgets, actual and prior results in developing projections and forecast.
•Perform contract reviews and analysis relating to debt/loan agreements, purchase/sale agreements, joint venture agreements, legal arrangements, and financial policies and procedures.
•Investigate and reconcile discrepancies when they occur.
•Processed billable transactions in IQN (3rd party system) in a timely and efficient manner
•Monitored all billable transactions from input through to payment received from the client, including resolution of all rejected transactions in collaboration with project teams
•Maintained logical and secure filing system for electronic and hard copy source documents
An intensive program in real estate financing and investment deals.
Advanced degree in Accounting - prerequisiste for a designation program of Chartered Accountant
Master of Business Engineering. (With Distinction) at Free University of Brussels - Solvay Brussels School of Business. The program included an international exchange program at HEC Montreal;