Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
Armada Consulting, an emerging business management consulting firm serving Fortune 500 companies nationwide, announced today that it has hired an expert in cost management and profitability analytics with more than 20 years experience improving the bottom lines for top U.S. banks, financial services companies and insurance organizations.
Jim Stevenson, in his new position as Client Delivery Partner with Armada Consulting, is responsible for leading cost management and dimensional profitability reporting initiatives for Armada’s clients. Prior to his post at Armada, Stevenson worked at Accenture, a global management consulting company, where he served as the North American Banking lead for the Finance and Enterprise Performance group in the Financial Services practice.
Stevenson’s consulting experience at other management consulting firms, include Capco, KPMG Consulting and IBM Global Business Services, where he drove cost management, IT cost/chargeback solutions and cost recovery for shared service organizations. In addition, Stevenson has provided cost management and dimensional profitability reporting services to clients including: Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Wachovia, The Hartford, The Capital Markets Group and American Security Group.
“We are delighted to have Jim Stevenson join our leadership team,” said Armada CEO Scott Wise. “Jim has the keen ability to quickly identify cost related weaknesses and opportunities within businesses and develop tailored cost management solutions that lead to long-term profitability. Whether there are quick fixes to be had or strategic moves to consider and take, Jim guides clients with a level of care that you would think he owned the company.”
Stevenson’s earned an MBA from the Georgia Tech and a BS in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee.
Armada Consulting, a strategic cost management and IT cost management firm, provides deep insight on company costs and how to maximize profits. The performance management company offers activity based costing, process improvement and innovation solutions to drive decisions around cost takeout and cost control. Working with banks, financial services companies and other industries, Armada has a reputation for delivering solutions that many premier corporations use today.