* Fernando Torres Mejia

* Fernando Torres Mejia

Co Owner in GoMind Estrategias Empresariales
Colombia, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
  • Current:

    GoMind Estrategias Empresariales

  • Past:

    CNP

  • Education:

    International Business specialization

Job Experience

Co Owner

GoMind Estrategias Empresariales

May 2014 to Actually working here

Consultor Programa Extension Tecnologica

CNP

April 2014 to Actually working here

Technology Extension Programs for improving and increasing the productivity of companies. Funded by SENA with advice from the World Bank, the accompaniment of DNP, Colciencias and the Ministries of Commerce, Agriculture and ICT Programme's

Board of Directors Member

OPP Graneles S.A.

March 2014 to Actually working here

Port Services and Logistics Solutions

Advisor and Consultant

By myself

April 2012 to Actually working here

? Business valuation ? Investment Projects ? Preparation of company sales notebooks. ? Support and search for investors ? Restructuring of companies. ? Support and Consultancy in Business Conferences and Seminars Conferences, Seminars and Diploma Banco de La Republica ? Verification and Authenticity of Banknotes and Coins ? Culture Programme the care and handling of banknotes and coins

Controller and Financial

Cognis

August 2008 to April 2012

Responsible for: Human Resources Supply Chain Compliance Officer Logistics, Finances Budget and Forecast Accounting Treasury Administrative Legal Tax Systems Coordination of activities with Outsourcings Focal point or integration with BASF, close and liquidation of the company

National Manager Contat Center

COOMEVA

August 2006 to August 2008

Responsible for 350 people in my charge Carry out a financial growth, guarantee profitability, competitiveness and budget control Carry out sales target and customer satisfaction Define, execute and do follow up on the marketing and sales strategic plan. Ensure the accomplish the standards hired by the customer Keep a favorable and equal organization atmosphere Review and up date the Strategic Direction Define and participate in the company?s strategy Directing, planning, implementing and coordinating the policies plans and financial projects in order to guarantee viability and operative of the Company and back up to financial investment decision

National Manager Financial and Administrative National Division General Manager (In charge)

COOMEVA

June 2005 to August 2006

Responsible for Back up of the General Manager in Strategic Direction, and making sure internal control is carried out as well as for internal and external norms/ rules Responsible for directing, planning, implementing and coordinating the policies plans and financial projects in order to guarantee viability and operative of the Company and back up to financial investment decision Goals Established a monthly payroll for the whole Coomeva Business Group (8.500 employees), Led and coordinated the billing and accounts receivable department.

Adviser

CNP

March 2004 to June 2005

Adviser for the development of programs of CNP and USAID (U.S. government) for business growth and job creation.

International Assistant Controller

Carvajal Tecnología y Servicios

January 1993 to December 2003

Prepare, elaborate and control budgets projections and a continuous analysis of the result, as well as financial, operation and administrative audits for the companies businesses abroad. Evaluated investment projects and purchase of companies using Cash Flow discount method and EVA, in Spain, USA, México, Centro America, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and Argentina. Organize, structure and do a follow up of different business aboard base on the policies establish by Headquarter Development of the financial operational and administrative audits, of the different business abroad

Audit Senior

PricewaterhouseCoopers - Service Delivery Center (PwC SDC)

August 1989 to December 1992

Management, control, supervision and administration the time of my staff. Let operation and financial audits Carry out training off my team. Prepare reports and presented to upper management Check cooperation agreements of foreign governments in Colombia

Treasure Assistant

Banco de la Republica

June 1985 to July 1989

Ability to distinguish foreign currency to avoid counterfeit currency (Dollar, Libras,etc). Responsible for doing transaction from and to the trust vault, handling of foreign currency, gold, and maintaining daily stamens/balance of the cash drawer in all the treasury areas

Education

International Business specialization

Universidad ICESI

2006 to 2007

MBA

Universidad ICESI

2006 to 2008

Languages

English

Advanced

Portuguese

Medium

Computing

Word, excel, powert point

Advanced

Other Skills

Business Process Improvement Mergers & Acquisitions Organizational Development Team Leadership Change Management Restructuring Management Consulting SAP Financial Audits Cash Flow Internal Controls Supply Chain Logistics Program Management Auditing Management Training Budgets Human Resources Teamwork Leadership Strategy Project Planning Financial Reporting Cost Accounting Microsoft Office Analysis Goal Oriented Microsoft Excel Negotiation Business Strategy Finance Spanish Strategic Planning Financial Analysis Forecasting Accounting Business Planning

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Career Goals

Cargos de alta direccion

Industries of interest

Areas of interest

Availability to travel and work outside the city

Yes

Interests and hobbies