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Nicolas

Résumé

Finance Executive Leader with operational experience in large and mid-sized companies who brings his expertise to maximize companies' performance.

Proven track record in working in multicultural environments and driving complex changes across variety of businesses and functions. Result-oriented, decisive collaborator who aligns financial initiative to achieve strategic goals. Strong communication and analytical skills with ability to design strategies and define structured action plans. Sensitive to continuous improvement, analyzing processes and recommending simplifications.

Core competencies :
- Strategy alignement.
- Business development.
- Staff empowerment.
- Financial planning & forecasting
- Performance management.
- International reporting standards (IFRS, US GAAP).
- Processes improvement.
- IT Tools implementation (SAP, JD Edwards, Hyperion Essbase, Host Analytics, Salesforce, Sugar)
- Change management.
- Restructuring plans.
- M&A

Expériences professionnelles

Senior financial director americas & group reporting director

Eurofins , Oudergem - CDI

De Novembre 2019 à Aujourd'hui

Cfo

Parex USA Inc. , Anaheim - CDI

De Novembre 2013 à Octobre 2019

* Orchestrated 4 M&A transactions (15 M$ ea.), from Negotiation to Integration.
* Engaged Internationally with America's Zone President: Acting CFO for the region.
* Pioneered & Managed Colombia Subsidiary (2017).
* Directed Accounting, Finance, Tax, Legal, IT, Purchasing & Logistic (40+ Employees).
* Maximized significant growth and profitability after the crisis (10%+ CAGR, 30%+ Conversion Rate).
* Engineered IFRS and US GAAP Compliance for Group LBO Structure

Financial controller

Parex USA Inc. , Anaheim - CDI

De Octobre 2009 à Novembre 2013

* Furthered 2 Mid-size M&A (10 M$ ea.) from Due Diligence to full integration.
* Drove Cost Control & Downsizing dynamic to lead the business through the Construction Crisis (Plants shutdown, cost control & reduction, employee termination plan, etc.)
* Enjoyed successfully implementing ERP JDE E1 (All modules) - 1 Year implementation process.
* Lobbied and Engaged structural changes through implementation of strong but dynamic Policies, Procedures & Controls.

Group financial controller

ParexGroup , Issy les moulineaux cedex - CDI

De Septembre 2007 à Novembre 2009

* Launched the Setup of the Budget process.
* Engaged structural changes through implementation of strong but dynamic Policies, Procedures & Controls (SG&A, T&E, etc.).
* Headed the M&A (Due Diligence - Financial & Legal, Negotiating, Signing and Financing) of a 10 M$ Dutch Company (Fairmount).
* Lobbied and furthered the setup of a subsidiary in Colombia (Floating Cranes).
* Audited & Selected a customized software for Trade Risk Analysis for the Shipping Trading Division (LD Bulk).

Responsable administratif et financier

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs - CDI

De Janvier 2007 à Août 2007

* Launched the Setup of the Budget process.
* Engaged structural changes through implementation of strong but dynamic Policies, Procedures & Controls (SG&A, T&E, etc.).
* Headed the M&A (Due Diligence - Financial & Legal, Negotiating, Signing and Financing) of a 10 M$ Dutch Company (Fairmount).
* Lobbied and furthered the setup of a subsidiary in Colombia (Floating Cranes).
* Audited & Selected a customized software for Trade Risk Analysis for the Shipping Trading Division (LD Bulk).

Senior internal auditor

Louis Dreyfus Commodities France , Paris - CDI

De Juillet 2004 à Janvier 2007

• International Missions of Operational Internal Audit in the subsidiaries (Finance & Accounting, Processes and Procedure Compliance, Productivity and Efficiency, SOX, IFRS): UK, Brazil, Argentina, South Africa, USA, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, China, India, Dubai.
• Development of an evaluation tool for the Internal Audit Department. Audit of the Brazilian Audit Team.
• Short term missions supporting other Departments (Group Reporting & Consolidation, Financial Control, ERP Implementation, etc.).

Formations complémentaires

Ingenieur Generaliste

Ecole Centrale de marseille - Optique & Telecommunications

2000 à 2003

MsC in Communication

University of Wales

2002 à 2003

Master Specialise

HEC - Audit & Finance

2003 à 2004

Strategic Leadership: Emerging CFO

Stanford GSB - Leadership & Strategy for CFO

2018 à 2018

Organizational Behaviour & Leadership

UC Irvine - Leadership & Communication

2015 à 2016

Parcours officiels

HEC – Mastère Audit

Langues

Anglais - Courant

Espagnol - Langue maternelle

Français - Langue maternelle

Compétences

CFO International
Finance
M&A
Leadership & Organizational
Exécutive management

Centres d'intérêt

  • Rugby
  • Plongee sous marine
  • Voltige Aeronautique