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Simon W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 20, 2016

Simon W.

Value added and driven manager
   Poland
Milanowek
  |  1:54 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

Entrepreneur, Innovator and Financial Specialist

Core Skills
a. Management and Leadership Rejuvenated a near bankrupt business to win a global dealership award in less than 1 year as Interim Managing Director of MPS Ltd, a distributor of
Terex Pegson, www.terexpegson.com/
b. Presentational. Wrote extensive business plan to refinance an insolvent business with approximately 1 million Euro as CEO/CFO of G1 Music Limited.
c. Re-organisational Re-organised several support functions so they would better serve the business resulting in a...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Strategy
Business Planning
Management
Risk Management
Budgets
Restructuring
New Business Development
Finance
Leadership
Business Development

Service Description

I identify the problem, propose the best practical solution and actively ensure that it is successfully implemented.

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Employment

Solar Power CEE - Energy for a Greener Future
COO
2012 - Present
Large Volume Source of Energy Biomass Trading in Palm Kernel Shells/Wood Chips/Wood Pellets/Cocoa Husk for Biomass Alternative Energy use
Global One Music - Music Production Project
CEO
2008 - 2012
Wrote and successfully presented 2 year business plan to raise 1 million Euro after the initial business went bankrupt in late 2007. Restructured the bankrupt business around a new tax efficient...
Global Switch - Data Centre Solutions
Interim European Financial Controller
2002 - 2003
Re-organisation of the European Finance Team/Processes for 30+ entities. Smooth Headcount Reduction in European Finance Team. Great year end close for 30 + entities.
Wieden + Kennedy
CFO Continental Europe - Advertising
1999 - 2002
Totally restructured the finance department of 20 staff, reducing the headcount while at the same time improving the quality and timeliness of the reporting. This involved, amongst other things,...
Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising - Advertising
Finance Director Czech Republic
1995 - 1999
Minimised tax exposures through careful tax planning. Trained 20 Finance, Administration, HR and IT staff from scratch. Created systems and procedures, Reengineered business processes, Reputation...
Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising Poland - Advertising
President and Finance Director
1993 - 1999
Minimised tax exposures through careful tax planning. Trained 20 Finance, Administration, HR and IT staff from scratch. Created systems and procedures, Reengineered business processes, Reputation...
Eleco Holdings PLC - Property and Construction
Acting Group Financial Controller
1989 - 1992
Group Financial Consolidation and Planning Closed down loss making property division Post Acquisition Financial Integration Fraud investigations
Watney Mann
Interim Finance Manager
1988 - 1989
Helped in the re-organisation of the Finance Department as they moved to a Shared Service Centre approach
Polymark Technographics
Management Accountant
1987 - 1988
Divisional Accounting and Budgeting Foreign Exchange risk management Closed down Irish Operations
Savory Milln
Project Computer Programmer
1986 - 1987
Wrote software for the share management business to report financial positions as well management accounting software for the finance department

Education

EDX - Harvard
Mooc Course
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Coursera - Univeristy of Maryland
MooC Course
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William Ellis Grammar School
O and A Levels
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IMD Business School
Mobilizing People
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University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of
Seminar
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University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Saatchi and Saatchi Executive MBA Programme
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Birmingham City University
BA (Hons)
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Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
FCMA
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Chartered Institute of Certified Accountants
FCCA
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The Association of International Certified Profess
CGMA
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