Mid-Market Innovation - Transforming Treasury with Best Practices for Currency Risk Management
Original Broadcast Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Disruptive cloud-based application platforms are enabling companies of all sizes to implement and benefit from transformational best practices. Comprehensive, closed-loop currency risk management capabilities that once required protracted and highly-specialized consulting engagements are now available to the mid-market through intuitive, packaged software applications. This informational webinar will explore real-world case studies from three innovative companies who've achieved predictability, efficiency and compliance in their financial operations – in record time and without adding headcount or burdening scarce IT resources.
- Randahl J. Finnessy
- Vice President, Corporate Treasurer
- FLIR Systems, Inc.
Randahl J. Finnessy is the Vice President, Corporate Treasurer for FLIR Systems, Inc. a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of sensor systems that enhance perception and awareness. FLIR has been a pioneer in the commercial and government infrared industry generating $1.5B in annual sales; headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon. Randahl has been with FLIR for 4 years and has 15 years of treasury experience and 11 years of foreign exchange trading history. He is responsible for all aspects of the global bank relationships, corporate risk management and cash activities. Prior companies include Mentor Graphics Corporation; Tektronix, Inc. and U.S. Bank. Randahl holds Bachelor degrees from the University of Minnesota in Business Administration and Psychology.
- Jeff Goggins
- Manager of Treasury
- A. Schulman, Inc.
Mr. Goggins has a CTP license and broad experience in cash and liquidity management, cash flow forecasting, bank relationship management, foreign exchange hedging, and financial analysis. He has a working knowledge of Treasury Workstations, Credit and Insurance renewals, and M&A due diligence and integration planning.
- Frank Pirozzi
- Assistant Treasurer
- Red Hat, Inc.
Francis X Pirozzi is the Director, Assistant Treasurer for Red Hat, Inc. the world's leading provider of open source solutions and an S&P 500 company. Red Hat is headquartered in Raleigh, NC and provides enterprise-strength, mission critical, software and services in today's most important IT areas. Francis has a broad corporate treasury background and has managed all global banking relationships, insurance activities, foreign exchange risk and an over $1 billion investment portfolio during his 4 1/2 year tenure at Red Hat.
- Andrew Gage
- Vice President, Strategic Market Development
Mr. Gage has 20+ years of experience in FX exposure management, business process re-engineering, lean manufacturing, ERP and complex system deployment, marketing, product management and consulting. Mr. Gage is currently the Vice President of Strategic Market Development for FiREapps. He is a frequent speaker at Treasury and Finance conferences and educational sessions. Mr. Gage holds an MBA from the Univerity of Texas, Austin and Bachelor’s Degree in Business from the University of Arizona.