A chartered accountant who has owned and managed his own business. Expert at debt financing, re-financing and re-structuring. Assists in reorganising and implementing change in companies to make them more efficient and profitable.
Qualifications wise, I have a bachelor's of commerce in Financial Accounting and Computer Science Hons (CA Stream) and a Postgraduate Diploma . I have a lot of experience with both US GAAP and IFRS for reporting purposes of both SMEs and Large firms. I have worked in both long-term and short-term projects in a broad financial spectrum.My skills go beyond Finance and Accounting also branching
born in Salzburg, Austria in 1962, studied Law and Slavonic Studies, acquired 10 languages, worked for 28 years in banking in Austria and abroad, Russia, Poland, Kazakhstan, Serbia, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Slovenia, Italy and Germany, 20 years as Executive Board member, 13 years as CEO. Married with 3 grown up kids.
Globally mobile and culturally aware with experience living and working in 5 countries on 3 different continents. Travelled to nearly 50 countries. Experience in operating a company and leading mulit-cultural teams at a management level. Entrepreneurial and result driven with exposure to worldwide operating corporations as well as the start-up environment, comfortable with high levels of autonomy.