Mario Perez Lopez
Certified Public Accountant, Financial Services
Hello... I'm Mario Perez Lopez a Certified Public Accountant - Consultant ready to become a reliable professional resource once again.
Mario Perez Lopez's Bio:
Mario Perez Lopez is a Financial Analyst - Consultant from Mexico City, Mexico with a solid history of leveraging robust experience in financial institutions and corporations to drive achievement of financial goals through strategic support of overall organizational financial functions.
Mario is once again ready to be a reliable professional resource again either full time or on a consulting engagements basis commited to consolidate his expertise as a financial professional - consultant contributing extensively to achieve those goals.
- Financial Analysis: Mario can plan, structure and write analytical reports either in Spanish or English by selecting and applying the most relevant informational sources in order to deliver detailed reports balancing historical - projected performance proposing preliminary conclusions, problem solving alternatives and recommendations for decision - making processes.
- Financial Modeling: After planning and performing a focused research intended to collect appropriate technical financial - business data and assumptions, Mario can manage and execute complete processes in order to develop, test, adjust and apply financial models whose goal is execute ad-hoc calculations for interpretation and preliminary conclusions needed to prepare written analytical reports focusing on those numerical findings.
- Information Technology: Mario has had a steady and increasingly positive experience in using computer and online based tools by getting actively involved in social and professional networks as well as web design (intermediate) and blogging (Mario manages a bilingual financial blog) in order to network, create new professional contacts and strengthen his online professional image being able to discuss with Spanish and English speaking colleagues about subjects of mutual benefit.
Mario Perez Lopez's Experience:
Voluntary Educational Project: Blogger at Financial Culture (A blogspot.com Blog)November 2007 - Present | Mexico City, Mexico
Developed and currently managing - writing an English-Spanish based blog focused on studying what Financial Culture means in terms of spreading a comprehensive educational effort intended to help people learn and understand a basic financial terminology. • English-based blog aiming to generate readership and discussions regarding the need to spread financial education: http://financialculture.blogspot.com. • Spanish-based blog aiming to generate readership and discussions regarding the need to spread popular financial education: http://mexico-culturafinanciera.blogspot.com
Consulting Projects at Mario P. Lopez ConsultingMarch 2002 - November 2010 | Mexico City, Mexico
Developed a variety of small advisory - consulting engagements intended to analyze, develop and launch computer and web based informational solutions. Key projects were: • Advice to Community Treasurer prior to prepare monthly reports about income and expenses (voluntary project), • Developed a business website for the consulting firm PyME Consultoria Mexicana http://pymeconsultoriamexicana.yolasite.com, • Advice to Community Representatives before Municipal Government Officials in the Greater Mexico City Area (voluntary project), • Microsoft Excel-based solution focused on assisting small-sized bookstores to migrate, manage and control inventories (formal project).
Senior Financial Analyst | Supervisor at Pearson EducationMay 1997 - January 2000 | Naucalpan de Juarez, Mexico
Initially recruited as a senior financial analyst for high-volume operations and subsequently transferred to turn around under-performing Customer Service foreign operations by proposing and developing a coordinated administrative - operational structure. • Drafted an initial program intended to reorganize Customer Service (CS) foreign operations and create a formal supervisory role in order to support CS Analysts by proposing a better coordination between Pearson US and Pearson Mexico. • Reduced previous informational delays by 25% by communicating regularly with Pearson US Customer Service staff in order to gather shipment information on behalf of major local and Latin American customers. • Directly solved major complaints from several key Mexican and Latin American customers due to shipment delays by acting as an "immediate follow up-response” liaison between Pearson US, Pearson Mexico and CS Analysts. • Revamped procedures for overseeing sales teams’ actual performance by analyzing actual sales and operating expenses variances versus budgets reporting findings to Sales divisional Vice-president. • Contributed to reduce non-authorized expenses by 100% after developing and applying a unified information and control program between Mexican and Latin American Sales Managers in order to comply with corporate policies. • Reduced internal analysis and accounting delays by 50% after coaching divisional sales representatives to comply consistently with corporate policies when reporting their travel expenses and allowances
Corporate Finance Senior Analyst at Vector (Investment Bank)June 1990 - March 1995 | Mexico City Area, Mexico
Vector (Investment Bank): Financial Analyst assigned to develop, apply and update internal methodology intended to analyze Financial Statements and present on a thorough basis financial corporate credit evaluation reports generating conclusions and initial recommendations prior to approving | refusing corporate credit requests. Financial Analyst involved in developing structured finance (short – long term debt) IPO's via the Mexican Stock Exchange. ● Corporate Credit Risk Analysis, ● Due diligence (debt related IPO's), ● PowerPoint based executive presentations, ● Informational advisory: corporate clients, investors, regulators, ● Excel based models (cost of capital, financial ratios, statistics), ● Financial follow up: Financial Statements, Covenants, Forecasts
Senior Financial Analyst at LCC Consulting ServicesFebruary 1996 - January 1997 | Mexico City, Mexico
Contributed to increase the number of feasible business projects where the Firm was selected as a private financial consultant after working with consultants to oversee and redesign Excel-based analysis models related to these projects.
Mario Perez Lopez's Education:
Universidad de Negocios ISEC1978 – 1982Certified Public AccountantConcentration: Accounting, FinanceActivities: ● 2009 / Member - Finance 3.0. Networking Group, ● 2009 / Member - Network Laptro. Networking Group, ● 2009 / Owner: Linkedin based group "Universidad ISEC: Alumno | Ex Alumno | Alumni", ● 2008 - Present / Member - MyVirtualPower Forum. Networking Group, ● 2007 - Present / Owner: LinkedIn based group "Financial Culture".
Mario Perez Lopez's Interests & Activities:
● History, ● Football, ● Blogging, ● Baseball, ● Pets, ● Web Design, ● Social Media, ● Social Affairs, ● Classical Music, ● Equity Research, ● Financial Literacy, ● Financial Markets, ● Business Leaders, ● Investment Banking, ● Personal | Professional Branding, ● Computer Software