Senior Financial Leadership on Executive Level
Bidjma (pronounced as Bishma) is a masters in Economics from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam. She is a senior finance professional with financial exposure ranging from millions to € billions revenue. She has worked in an dynamic environment characterised by SaaS, listed and international activities in the midst of a merger, major takeover, small acquisitions, divestments or reorganisations.
As Head of Corporate Finance she oversees all activities of the Corporate Finance department and reports directly to the Chief Finance Officer. She provides leadership to the finance department, overseeing all activities therein. In this capacity, she is charged with the consistent evaluation of both short and long-term strategic financial objectives of the business.
She oversees the business’s transaction processing systems and implements operational best practices across the finance department and the wider business.
She ensures that there is credibility in the finance department by providing accurate and timely analysis of budgets, forecasts, and financial trends for access by the entire business.
She also ensures that there are effective internal controls in place and ensures compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP, IFRS, RJ) as well as state legislation and regulations for financial accounting and tax reporting.
She leads the department in various financial analyses inclusive of profitability and costing analyses and directs recommendations back to the business.
She leads, prepares, and presents various reporting and KPIs for the business. In this capacity, she also acts as a mentor to key finance department personnel, leading their training, encouraging their professional growth and readying them for the succession of his functions in future.