The Hackett Group (previously Answerthink), New York                                   1994 - 2004

The Hackett Group, a global strategic business advisory and operations improvement consulting firm, is a leader in best practice advisory, business benchmarking, and transformation consulting services including strategy and operations, working capital management, and globalization advice 

Senior Director/Practice Director

Responsible for the Business Intelligence and EPM practices and the execution of global performance management benchmarks. Managed performance improvement projects to identify gaps/opportunities and optimization of technology, structure and processes for Fortune 500 clients

Typical projects were optimizing the Annual Planning process, M&A integration strategy, Corporate Scorecards, Business Performance Management, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse and ERP implementations of SAP and Oracle. Key engagement included integration of Cadbury’s acquisition of Dr Pepper and “day one” reporting for Verizon after the merger of Bell Atlantic & GTE