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Expert in Oil and Gas, Upstream, Drilling, Ecommerce

Expert ID: 735337 Canada

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M. Expert gained world-class finance experience in oilfield services (drilling, coil tubing and turn-key projects) in Russia, Mexico and Netherlands. She successfully managed largest business unit worldwide at Weatherford International.

Expert's expertise includes: finance for publicly listed company in oilfield services, drilling, US GAAP financial reporting, rigs, upstream and overall oil and gas market.

M. Expert's first-class expertise is in ecommerce supply chain, transportation, logistics cost-cutting initiatives, last-mile delivery.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2017 Degree: Master of Advanced Management Subject: Business Institution: Yale School of Management
Year: 2016 Degree: MBA Subject: Finance Institution: IE Business School
Year: 2003 Degree: Honors BA Subject: French Institution: College of Charleston

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2017 to 2018 Employer: Walmart Ecommerce Title: Finance Manager - Outbound Shipping Department: Supply Chain Responsibilities: • Analyzed financial performance, sales trends, seasonality and shipping metrics (Units per Order (UPO), Packages per Order (PPO), Air and Ground Cost per Package (CPP), Operational rate and Shipping rate) of biggest eCommerce expense line of $1B to make meaningful projections for weekly/monthly/quarterly eCommerce Shipping Expense
• Maintained ownership of weekly/monthly/quarterly forecasting model and circulated weekly email to senior management with complex business/financial analyses
• Reported month end shipping metrics and explained financial and operational impact to eCommerce CFO, Supply Chain and FP&A teams
Years: 2014 to 2015 Employer: Well Services Group Title: Senior Corporate Strategy Controller Department: Finance Responsibilities: • Reported and reconciled monthly/quarterly/yearly P&L and balance sheet results of UK, Singapore, Indonesia, Russia and Netherlands with annual revenue of 100M euros
• Presented to Senior Management variance analysis and created action plans to overcome budgetary/strategic shortfalls
• Mentored cross-functional team of 11 staff accountants / finance professionals
• Developed operational strategy and spearheaded new market entry in Saudi Arabian market backed by financial model that led to business gains of 10%
Years: 2012 to 2014 Employer: Weatherford International Title: Drilling Controller Department: Drilling Responsibilities: • Managed financial performance (P&L, balance sheet and cash flow) of biggest Global Business Unit with $400M annual revenue
• Led internal and external audits that resulted in 10% savings and greater business efficiency
• Assisted with monthly senior executive briefings in Houston and Dubai
• Led, hired and mentored 6 staff accountants and set processes for employee training and development
• Acted as key driver in improvement of US GAAP reporting practices in Russia with biggest fleet worldwide (83 operating Rigs) by implementing customized P&L by Rig report that led to cost transparency and $10M annual savings

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: Japan Summary: Received Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship and worked on US-Japan trade relations and drafted analytical reports for Japan Business Federation.
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: Mexico Summary: Worked on turn-key projects in oilfield services field at Schlumberger.
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: Netherlands Summary: 1-year contract employment opportunity at GE Energy
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: Russia Summary: Led finance team at Weatherford Drilling International
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: Spain Summary: 1-year MBA program at IE Business School in Madrid
Years: 2004 to 2007 Country / Region: USA Summary: Dual MBA - Master of Advanced Management at Yale SOM and later employment at Walmart Ecommerce.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Recipient of Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship to Japan
Member of Beta Gamma Sigma (Business Honors Society)
Licenses / Certifications
CPA Ontario - in progress

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
Russian Native
English Fluent
French Fluent
Spanish Intermediate
Japanese Intermediate

Fields of Expertise

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