Financial executive with over 14 years’ experience comprised of rich blend of proactive leadership, strategic insight, financial acuity, and global perspective.
Appointed by the BoD of this Joint Venture (CNHI/SAIC Automotive) as General Manager. SAIC Iveco Commercial Vehicle Investment is the investing company for CNHI Group in China ($260m Equity).
Directly supervising a team of 50 employees through 9 Legal Entities and 4 JVs. CNH Industrial activities in China ($3bn Sales, $60m EBIT, 14 plants, and 14.000 employees) are one of the Group’s main strategic focuses. Serves as Board member in 3 companies.
Highlight: CNH Industrial strategy implementation in China.
Promoted to oversee controlling activities for the International Region ($3bn Revenues). Acted as trusted advisor to division’s CEO with full responsibility for P&L ($350m EBIT) and cash flow ($300m). Directly managed 11-person team in rapidly growing region with vast cultural differences. Served as Board Director in U.A.E. Joint Venture.
Highlight: Led the 5-year strategy design, plan, and implementation.
Joined Parts & Services Division with $850m in annual sales to equip senior management with financial guidance to anticipate risks, identify opportunities, and initiate action plans. Oversaw team of 10 controllers in Europe. Contributed to strategy definition and directly impacted bottom-line results (+20% in 2 years).
Highlight: Reversed negative revenue trend into sustainable growth (+30% revenues).
Brought in to headquarters as Controller and spent 3 years engaging in financial planning and analysis. Subsequently became Senior Operations Controller at company’s 3rd largest factory producing 200,000 tons of Actimel yearly. Oversaw 5-person team with direct accountability for controlling in areas of purchasing, industrial, and supply chain.
Highlight: Generated $8m in reoccurring savings in 1 year.
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