CPA and MBA with over 30 years finance & accounting experience in the engineering & construction (E&C, EPCI) sector for the oil & gas industry.

Experience

  • Senior Director, Finance & Accounting

    at McDermott International

    October 2016 - at Present

    Texas

    Responsible for finance and accounting activities of the Technology segment.

  • Financial Controller / Project Controls Manager

    at FloaTEC, LLC

    February 2013 - May 2016

    Texas

    Performing dual roles of Financial Controller and Project Controls Manager for 2 international joint ventures completing a major EPCI project.

  • Consultant

    at Oil & Gas Industry

    October 2012 - December 2012

    Texas

    Providing management and consulting services in the areas of accounting and controls for E&C clients in the oil & gas industry. Engaged to gather and analyze information in response to technical queries from the SEC, and advise on other technical and procedural accounting matters.

  • Chief Financial Officer, Oil & Gas Group

    at MasTec, Inc.

    April 2012 - September 2012

    Texas

    Responsible for all financial and fiscal management aspects of the Oil & Gas Group, reporting to the Group President and the Executive VP & CFO. Providing leadership and coordination in the business and strategic planning, finance, accounting, budgeting and forecasting, along with overseeing the business entity controls of the group.

  • Various Finance & Accounting Roles spanning 26 years

    at McDermott International, Inc.

    June 1986 - March 2012

    Texas

    Well-rounded career covering both operational and corporate roles. Excellent tenure with good progression, attaining roles of increasing responsibility, at six different locations. Strong international experience – over 10 years at 3 foreign locations (Paris, London, Dubai) Experienced “change agent” – Managed transformations, ranging from changes in accounting software to complete departmental re-organizations and relocations Effective communicator with external parties such as auditors, bankers, vendors and customers Well-versed in areas of: - policies and procedures, internal control, SOX, compliance - decision support, budgeting, forecasting, standard costing, management accounting & reporting - contracts/subcontracts: commercial terms, financial security, bank guarantees, LCs - project accounting, project controls, change management, project risk & contingency - joint ventures, equity accounting - Mergers, Acquisitions, Integrations, Divestitures

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

    at Texas State Board of Public Accountancy

    2010 - at Present (10 years) Texas

  • MBA Finance

    at University of Houston-Victoria

    2008 - 2011 (3 years) Texas

  • B.Sc. Accounting

    at Nicholls State University

    1982 - 1986 (4 years)

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Languages

  • English Native

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