Jeff Rose is a recognized technology leader with both a strong IT technical and application orientation. His background in accounting, programming and administration of Enterprise Class (ERP) Systems provides him the perspective to understand complex global business models and develop software/infrastructure applications from the ground up.He has consistently demonstrated an ability to act as a change agent by being able to walk into challenging situations and transform IT infrastructure, systems, and applications to support future growth
Jeff's diverse global experience in Europe, the Middle East and Brazil, working with over 25 companies across numerous industries, allows deep strategic and tactical insight to anticipate issues, tie into corporate objectives, and efficiently build IT solutions.He has successfully created and implemented technology initiatives to support, merge, and scale global ERP solutions in sales, finance, distribution, and manufacturing environments, and is a subject matter expert in JD Edwards, with experience on both client and vendor aspects of application.
In his most recent position as Vice President, CIO Information Technology at Phibro Animal Health Corporation, a $750M global animal health and performance products company, Jeff transformed the global IT infrastructure to support a 30% CAGR and consolidated the ERP systems across ten countries.He developed the strategic vision and then implemented it while managing ongoing acquisitions as well as meeting the demands for future global acquisitions and growth.Further, acting as the company's J.D. Edwards/Oracle subject matter expert and Oracle liaison, he spearheaded the creation of the company's global model for implementing new ERP systems and worked with his team in developing both disaster recovery and high availability plans.
Prior to his six years at Phibro, Jeff held the position of Manager Enterprise Applications at CommonHealth, the nation's leading healthcare communications company, providing management and administration for all Enterprise Class (ERP) Systems.In this role he implemented J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne, PeopleSoft HRMS and Documentum systems for 13 operating companies with 500 end users. Before CommonHealth, he gained valuable experience as an Executive IT Consultant providing on-site support, development, and project leadership for the J.D. Edwards ERP software and the IBM AS/400. From 1993 to 2001, Jeff was the Senior Director, Global IT at Unilever Cosmetics International, where he managed global application development and support for the $750M Cosmetic Division.Earlier in his career, Jeff held several financial, information systems and data processing positions with companies including ADT Security Systems, JD Edwards & Company and Century 21.
Jeff received his B.S. Accounting at Fairleigh Dickinson University, has professional affiliations including the Society for Information Management Regional Leadership Forum, the NJ-Society for Information Management, and was appointed to the Montville Township Technology Committee in January 2010.