VP/Finance - France - Executive Short Bio




Short bio of Catherine
iCEO™ #50159

Senior international credit manager / financial controller, with experience in IT industry. Held many positions in large enterprise European Headquarters function. Expertise in leading and coordinating international multidisciplinary financial teams. Bilingual in French and English; fluent in Russian.


Industry Sector Competencies

IT/Computer Hardware, Software

Area of Experiences

Accounting (Consolidation, IFRS Norm, US GAAP - UK GAAP)
Financial control (Budgets - Reporting)
Treasury (International, Financing)
Other areas (Internal Audit, Credit management)

Professional Objectives

Function: International Credit Manager / Financial Controller
Interim Manager: Yes
Permanent Position: Yes
Operational: Yes
Availability: Full or Part time
Prefered Locations: Paris area

Countries Covered

France, UK

Major Achievements

EMEA (4BN USD annual revenue) DSO 3 days better than 22 day target. Achieved by optimisation of factoring, close interaction with collection operations and tight reign over credit policy.



Home country



Full or Part time


MA Cambridge University, UK


English, French, Russian

Management experience

more than 15 years

Company size


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