Experience

  • Manager Financial Planning & Analysis – MENA

    at adidas group

    November 2007 - at Present

    Dubayy

    • Charged with role of Finance Business partner for MENA region to support, adviser & problem solving for commercial decision making • Channel Reporting & control for DTC, CTC, wholesales & Franchise for MENA region, Ecommerce & Retail Channels GCC markets • Manage business related projects, implementation of findings and ensuring sustainability of achievements • Analysis of Sell-in,Sell-out/Sell through & sell out support for WHS & Franchise business with the focus of high degree of customer orientation • Execute monthly, quarterly & yearly Financial and non-financial reporting (Monthly ACT reporting, Rolling forecast, Budgets, Strategic business plans, OWC & R&O) • Manage and evaluate current & Future customer orders, validate risks and opportunities for MENA region by customer business segment, seasons, & by product category

  • Seenco Pvt Ltd

    at Finance Manager

    January 2006 - September 2007

    Maale

    • As the Head of finance and treasury of the organisation successfully was able to build & manage a leading Finance & control team that enabled to operate through continuous changes influence by systems (ERP), internally driven processes and supplier push

  • Financial Analyst

    at Virgin Mobile

    January 2004 - December 2005

    London

    • A contract due to Limited Visa programme, as one of the analyst main responsibilities were to Execute standardise reporting on Revenue streams and related KPI’s (ARPU) and assisting with other adhoc reporting request

  • Senior Accountant

    at Hutchison Telecom

    April 1999 - November 2003

    Western Province

    • Started as Senior Assistant Accountant Hutchison telecom and was promoted after 6 months to Senior accountant. Main responsibility been assisting FM on day to day supervision of accounting and treasury teams (Team of 23 HC) and preparation of Month end Year end financials

Education

  • Global Financial Analyst

    at CFA (US)

    2018 - at Present (2 years)

  • Management Accounting

    at CIMA

    2003 - 2007 (4 years) London

  • Higher Diploma in Computer Science

    at London business School

    1998 - 2000 (2 years) Western Province

  • Economics

    at Richmond College

    1994 - 1998 (4 years) Southern Province

Languages

  • Arabic Native

  • English Negotiation

  • Hindi Elementary

  • Sinhala Native

Hives