Chad West In 60 Seconds

I am an out of the square Operational CFO, capable of challenging orthodoxies through process ,technology, automation , structure and procedure. I do this with the interpersonal dexterity and executive influencing skills I have to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, across a broad spectrum of Industries and Organisations, to ultimately drive the optimal outcomes for each specific client.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Concept, Design, Operationalisation & Review

Financial Operations

Efficient, Integrated and Relevant

Management Information

Accurate, Meaningful and Actionable

Profit Improvement

Managed, Structured and Communicated

Executive Coaching

Inspired, Sharing, and Capacity Building

Track Record Highlights

  • Managed multiple multi-national organisation acquisitions through the on-boarding, initialisation and operational commencement phases
  • Lead profit turnaround projects across multiple distressed and post voluntary administration organisations including activities around growth, consolidated operations, cost take out, restructure
  • Successfully implemented, enhanced, and remediated ERP and financial software programs to drive organisation specific performance and optimised outcomes.
  • Managed, structured and trained high performance teams across Finance, Accounting, Commercial Operations, Analytics and BI, Corp & Admin Services, Outsourcing, Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Successfully served as CFO, Finance Director and Head of Finance across a variety of organisations of varying size, structure, industry and complexity

Sector Experience

  • retail-consumer-products
  • manufacturing-transport-logistics
  • retail-consumer-products
  • engineering
  • banking-financial-services
  • mining-resources-energy
  • hospitality-tourism

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