Jan Matena

(1964 – Dutch nationality) is a finance manager with an eye for results and people. He’s a financial specialist with en extensive track record in (senior) management positions in international operating companies like ABN Amro, Telfort, British Telecom, Alstom, Getronics and the Volker Wessels Group.

His vision about Finance is that you can only be successfull if you understand the business better that your collegues do. A thourough knowledge of Finance, Accounting and Control is only a starting point. Change management can only provide sustainable results when Finance is acting as a ‘partner in business’.

Jan is an open minded person with strong analytical skills. He’s loyal, results-oriented and has a huge ‘drive’. Through his extensive experience in the areas of both Finance and ICT Jan will be most effective in organizations in which both areas are key.

Specific expterise: International credit and cash management; Setup and management of Shared Service Centres; Management of finance and control in the payment industry, sales-organizations and of international and industrial project-organizations; Business intelligence; Managing the implementation of complex financial systems.

e-mail: jan.matena@whizzdom.com