(PRWEB) February 19, 2003
Worthmore, Inc. the world leader in aligning people, processes and systems, announced the appointment of John H. Quandt as Executive Vice President of Financial Services Consulting. In his leadership role Mr. Quandt will draw on over 20 years of senior financial management experience to improve the financial operations performance of client companies.
ÂJohn is one of the most talented, high integrity leaders in financial operationsÂ, said Kraig Rudinger, CEO of Worthmore. ÂJohn has used his visionary finance and general management skills to anticipate how the finance department can best support the business units in rapidly changing market conditions. He then created the optimal operations infrastructure to enable his company to achieve its strategic and tactical financial objectives. He now brings those same visionary skills to our clients to help them achieve their financial operations objectives.Â
Before joining Worthmore, Mr. Quandt held four division CFO positions at Levi Strauss & Co. During his tenure at LeviÂs he led the financial operations in Europe and the Americas, oversaw successful turnarounds, handled acquisitions and divestitures, installed a shared service center, implemented Economic Value Added metrics, developed strategic and tactical plans and helped increase shareholder value for the Company. John also held general management responsibilities for Levi Strauss in Canada
JohnÂs vision for WorthmoreÂs financial services group is to Âmake it the premier provider of consulting services in the areas of strategic planning, to increase shareholder value, and in the alignment of financial operations to improve efficiency and profitabilityÂ.
Mr. Quandt graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a MBA in finance and holds a BA degree in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Mr. Quandt has written financial articles for the Harvard Business Review and for the Working Council of Chief Financial Officers. He is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, the Financial Executives Networking Group and the UCLA Alumni Association. He is also active in Community Involvement Team Programs.
Worthmore was incorporated in 1991 to provide executive consulting services to align people, processes and systems. Worthmore provides services to clients in the US, Canada, UK, Europe, Japan and Australia.