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CFO Strategic Partner Alexis has over 20 years of commercial experience developed in CFO and other senior executive roles in the FMCG (fast moving consumer goods), banking and investments and insurance industries. Alexis brings with her broad international experience having worked extensively in Europe and Asia.
Specialist areas: Business and financial strategy formulation and implementation for start-ups, turnarounds and continuing success businesses. Multinational subsidiary reporting and stakeholder management. Business restructuring & change management. Business process re-engineering for sales operations, finance and logistics including pre & post system implementations. Performance review and improvement including KPI reporting and monitoring.
Companies: Mars Switzerland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Food Petcare Australia (Subsidiaries of one of the largest privately owned FMCG corporations in the world). Westpac Financial Services Ltd. Ampac Life Limited.
Alexis has proven experience in improving results of businesses by working in business teams to create and implement growth strategies. She has been involved in all aspects of business including finance, business development, sales, marketing, logistics, IT and procurement. Having worked in both market and factory organisations her operational knowledge is deep and commercially focussed.
Alexis specialises in working through major organisational changes including reshaping of business operations to drive sales and earnings long-term growth. Many of her past roles have involved the successful turnaround of multiple business functions including finance. Alexis is a specialist in ensuring the integrity of financial information and ensuring KPI reporting reflects and drives business performance. Whilst working with CEOs and Boards, Alexis is a team player. She mentors and works alongside members across the entire business to achieve results.
Alexis holds a Bachelor of Economics majoring in Accountancy and is a Certified Practising Accountant.