O.O. is a seasoned Finance Manager with 20+ years of experience in the manufacturing industry, working for a multinational company. He has a proven record of success in turning around struggling operations to achieve sustained growth. He currently serves as a Board Member (remote) with audit oversight responsibility for Greif Nigeria, a subsidiary of Greif Inc, Ohio, where he worked for 27 years in a variety of finance roles. At Grief Nigeria, O.O. rose up the ranks to Controller/CFO, where he oversaw the operations and financial planning and analysis functions of its local operations. He improved profitability by more than 200% over a 10+ year period, reduced working capital days by 50%, and improved cost structure. Earlier in his career at Grief Nigeria, he was responsible for financial strategy of the firm, financial controls, budgeting, monthly close, and financial reporting. He led a project team in migration to, installation and implementation of Sage 300 ERP. He started his career as an auditor with Deloitte, Nigeria and also served as a Project Accountant for GlaxoSmithKine Nigeria. He is proficient in Sage 300 ERP (financials) and has working knowledge of Hyperion reporting, blackline reconciliation software, tax slayer software, QuickBooks and Microsoft Office Suite. He has a BS in Economics from University of Ibadan, Nigeria, and an active ACA (Accounting) Nigeria.