I've worked in private equity, investment banking and corporate development for the last 7 years and graduated from the top business school in Canada (Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University). I was 1 of 2 people in my year to get into private equity out of undergrad.
I have lived in Excel working 90+ hour weeks since university and LBOs are what I do.
I have done many deals, including the $19.2B Xstrata/Falconbridge deal in 2006, the largest completed deal in Canada that year. I've done 42 deals in the last 2 years (been busy!). I am your man.
EXPERTISE: -intensive Excel modeling (LBO, merger, DCF, operating, accretion/dilution models) -advanced Excel work (pivot tables, data analysis, regressions, optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation) -corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions advisory work -valuation analysis -financial projections -business plans -research reports -other Excel analysis
REFERENCES: Available upon request and on my LinkedIn page.
Hourly Rate: $100/hr
Location: Toronto, Ontario
I am a very experienced Change Management Professional, specializing in supporting businesses through changes and effectively managing the impact of the change upon the people within the business.
I work in Strategic Human Resources, recruitment, training and workforce development, communications as well as organisational change, development and effectiveness, talent management, succession planning and a host of other HR areas within my portfolio of skills.
I understand the need to get the best from technology in the workplace and appreciate the need to get the right physical environment to help a smooth business transition. I work with managers and subject matter experts to agree deliverables.
I have an international and wide ranging client base. I enjoy working with growing and changing businesses to scope out their future directions and identifying the changes needed to realize their goals.
I am also an experienced writer of publications in Business, HR and Change.
Hourly Rate: $60/hr
Location: Mississauga, Ontario
Over ten years financial modelling, business application development experience as an Excel VBA coder, I have developed automated spreadsheet and financial modelling solutions, integrated Excel with other Office programs and Windows applications, employed popular APIs and other scripting languages and created internet research, data mining, web scraping, and mash up applications.
I can convert spreadsheets and workbooks into powerful business and time-saving tools, sophisticated financial models, compelling business plans, inquisitive and comprehensive reporting methodologies and into platforms for fun and profit.
From the sophisticated to the mundane, no project is too big or too small not to get my personal touch and attention to detail that it deserves.
And to add flare to your presentation and documents, I have extensive experience working with Adobe software, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat.
Hourly Rate: $30/hr
Location: London, Ontario
I earned a BS in Mathematics and an MBA in Organizational Behavior and Management Policy. I have been working for the same company for almost a decade in a variety of positions and business lines. Currently, my primary role in my job is managing a portfolio of commercial credits, including underwriting and risk management processes, overseeing pricing strategies, analyzing complex market forces, anticipating impact of changes in the economic environment, and closely monitoring political and regulatory issues. My additional experience includes several years as a branch manager of a national bank.
In addition to my work experience, I am a member of a leadership program that develops rising leaders by providing leadership training, serving as a leadership resource for the community, embracing inclusive and connective leadership, and encouraging communication between emerging and established leaders.
Hourly Rate: N/A
Location: University Heights, null
Visionary marketing strategist with deep project and operating experience.
Hourly Rate: $192/hr
Location: Buffalo, NY