Finance Transformation Consultant

Dallas, TX


Emmanuel Ifarinde

Emmanuel Ifarinde

Emmanuel Ifarinde

Being an independent business owner allows to focus on delivering value to my clients while doing what I love; the fusion of finance and technology.

About Emmanuel

Emmanuel Ifarinde is a finance professional with over two decades of industry and Big 4 consulting experience. He specializes in conceptualizing enterprise solutions to assist small to large multi-national clients meet finance transformation objectives.

He has led multiple EPM implementation and finance transformation projects with focus on Oracle on premise and cloud applications. These includes Hyperion HFM, FDMEE, Oracle FCCS, EPBCS, ARCS, Data Management Cloud & EDMCS.

He is the founder of Ace Paradigm Inc and responsible for the strategic growth of the organization, business development and client relationship management.

Professional Experience

  1. Founder & Managing Director/ Paradigm Inc, Dallas, TX. Mar 2020 – Present
  2. Director, Finance Transformation, KPMG LLP, Dallas, TX. Feb 2017 - Mar 2020
  3. Manager, Finance Effectiveness, PwC LLP, Dallas, TX. Nov 2010 - Feb 2017
  4. Baker Hughes Incorporated, Financial Analyst. Oct 2007 - Nov 2010
  5. FirstGroup Plc, Group Property Accountant. Jan 2007 – Oct 2007

Education & Certification

Masters, Financial Management | The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland

Bachelor’s Degree, Economics | University of Ilorin

Oracle Financial Consolidation Close Cloud Service (FCCS) Certified 2020

Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) Certified Implementation Specialist 2011

Fellow, Association of Certified Chartered Accountant (FCCA) 2010


Areas of Focus

  • Management and External Reporting
  • Finance & Technology
  • Process Improvement
  • Data Governance
  • Solution Architecture
  • Finance Systems Training and Development

Primary Verticals

  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil & Gas

Consulting Practice

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