Certified in Managerial and Financial Accounting with over 22 years of hands-on experience in project environments implementing SAP.
Good understanding of the requirements and considerations for complex global (template) deployments gained through direct project experience.
Performed Lead Consultant and Architecture roles at major SAP implementations in the Americas, Europe and Australasia.
Been responsible, amongst others, for the design of the complete finance suite for a global template as well as the architecture of the inbound product flow including materials management, finance, controlling, CO-PA and a WMS system.
Developed and designed solutions to integrate different SAP or legacy systems (i.e. LIMS & MES).
Strong background in product cost controlling, both conceptual and in SAP, for different types of production.
Very all-round skillset in SAP ranging from programming and EDI and LSMW to deep knowledge of PP-PI, MM and SD.
His broad experience in SAP allows Mark to come to solid and thorough solutions and designs, not only within the finance domain but also in the integration with other modules in SAP.
Mark has worked predominately in pharma, food and chemical production environments and is familiar with validation, part 11, GxP and CSV practices. He is well versed in IFRS, tax efficient models (principal, commissionaire), BEPS and Tolling.
Mark is trained, in HANA, S/4 Finance and Lumira
Thorough knowledge across ECC modules
Specialist in FICO
Technically savvy (ABAP, EDI, LSMW)
Tax efficient models
Tolling, CMO, Subcontracting
International Experience in different cultural environments
Experienced with off-shore and near shore delivery
Proficient in BW and S/4 HANA
HP QC / ALM
ADM (Accenture Delivery Methods)
BSc Business Administration
1994 - 1998
Graduated at Fontys Hogescholen Tilburg.
Dutch - Native
English - Near Native
German - Average
SAP S/4 Hana Deep Dive
SAP Managerial & Financial Accounting certification
PRINCE2 (an acronym for PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a de facto process-based method for effective project management.
Used extensively by the UK Government, PRINCE2 is also widely recognised and used in the private sector, both in the UK and internationally. The PRINCE2 method is in the public domain, and offers non-proprietorial best practice guidance on project management.
The PRINCE2 Foundation qualification teaches the PRINCE2 principles, terminology and qualifies to act as an informed member of a project management team using the PRINCE2 methodology within a project environment supporting PRINCE2.
The PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification teaches to apply PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting PRINCE2. Qualification allows to apply and tune PRINCE2 to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario. Comprehensive knowledge of the relationships between the PRINCE2 principles, themes and processes.
The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program provides the ability to understand and evaluate production and inventory activities within a company's global operations.
Other Training and Courses
1998 - 2014
SAP BCS (BW-based), SAP Australia
SAP ABAP4, Materials Management, Sales and Distribution Cap Gemini
Facilitating Workshops, Dale Carnegie
Performance Management, Australian Institute of Management