Group Financial Director @ Systems International Group PLC
A CFO with significant commercial management experience in the online world of B2C and B2B. Very familiar with working in international cross-functional teams, building strong relationships across functions and borders. In more recent years, whilst maintaining a strong involvement in the finances of a business, my skill set has broadened to include the general management of the
A CFO with significant commercial management experience in the online world of B2C and B2B. Very familiar with working in international cross-functional teams, building strong relationships across functions and borders. In more recent years, whilst maintaining a strong involvement in the finances of a business, my skill set has broadened to include the general management of the business, in particular rebuilding both teams and motivation within a business and generating and implementing turnaround business plans. In all my roles I have lead a step change in the quality of the financial information and the use of this information in the business, helping to educate and support colleagues to make more effective decisions to improve profitability and/or growth. Experienced in payments, systems and BI delivery. I have a strong grasp of the IT and marketing challenges facing online businesses today along with experience to contribute in over coming these challenges.
CFO @ Doing all things CFO related as well as sharing the learnings and knowledge from 8 years experience working in fast growing, online businesses. From September 2015 to Present (3 months) London, United KingdomInterim CEO @ Joined PKR in order to help stabilise and re-plan the future of the business. Working with the PE backers, I changed the C level team, hiring in a new CTO and CFO as well as changing the structure of marketing area and ultimately hiring in the permanent CEO. In addition I negotiated a significant commercial contract that will provide PKR with a solid foundation for the future. Sourced and managed the opening of new banking facilities. Brought in expert help on regulations. Instigated change in the culture of the business. From May 2015 to August 2015 (4 months) London, United KingdomManaging Director Mylotto24 and Lotto Network @ Currently responsible for re-engineering finance for the Mylotto24 Group along with working with the Lotto Network team to grow that business channel. Advising on the Tipp24.com business and strategy. From April 2013 to March 2015 (2 years) London, United KingdomManaging Director Europe @ Inherited a fractured team during a time of huge challenges performing below budget. Pulled the team together into a cohesive unit with clear expectations on performance and actions. After 6 months the performance was back above budget and the team was working effectively once more with high levels of communication and cooperation and space to innovate and actually use the skills that were always there. From July 2012 to March 2013 (9 months) CFO Europe and Managing Director Guernsey @ Whilst continuing my role as CFO Europe I also took on the additional responsibility of managing the Guernsey operations which included the line management of the Trading Director as well as HR, Facilities and some IT and marketing. From August 2011 to July 2012 (1 year) Guernsey, United KingdomEuropean Finance Director @ Rebuilt the reporting systems from the ground up, starting with a "homebrew" access database then moving to cognos analyst and finally TM1 combined with Cognos 10. Put in place multi-cuurrency reporting and detailed budgeted and monthly reports. Identified and fixed serious accounting process shortfalls around the reporting and control of cash. Setup a PSP reconciliation team in the Dublin office to work closely with CS. Worked as part of the senior management team to guide and grow the business in challenging times From December 2007 to July 2011 (3 years 8 months) Finance Director @ From October 2001 to December 2007 (6 years 3 months) Group Financial Director @ From February 2000 to September 2001 (1 year 8 months) Group Financial Controller @ From January 1998 to January 2000 (2 years 1 month) Audit Supervisor @ Trained with C&L in Cardiff - qualified in contract, 6 months early From August 1991 to October 1994 (3 years 3 months)
BEng, Naval Architecture (aka Ship Science) @ University of Southampton From 1988 to 1991 Neil Alexander is skilled in: Online Gambling, Budgets, Online Gaming, E-payments, Gambling, Managerial Finance, Sports Betting, Chargebacks, Casino, Business Planning, Affiliate Marketing, Gaming Industry, Affiliate Management, Poker, Gaming
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