A financial executive with expertise in leading change and driving improved business results through outstanding skills in accounting and controllership; financial analysis; strategic planning; budgeting and reporting; and compliance. Samuel is highly regarded for strategic thinking skills and an ability to translate technical knowledge into practical financial guidance and creative business solutions. As a key business partner, Samuel’s strength is in engaging across the organization, understanding operations, and providing expert financial analysis and recommendations critical to current operational challenges or strategic business initiatives.
Working with BOD, C and director level executives, Samuel has provided financial expertise critical to organic sales growth and significant merger, acquisition and integration projects. Samuel has provided financial guidance that is essential to increasing manufacturing capacity; improving manufacturing cost structure; and automating manual processes. He has supported significant restructuring endeavors and dramatic business transformations.
Samuel graduated from Miami University of Ohio with a BS in Accountancy and later received his CPA license in the state of Ohio and graduated with an MBA from Case Western’s Weatherhead School of Management.
Specialties: Certified Public Accountant - state of Ohio (2000)