Arno van Bodegom, Principal – South East
Arno is a qualified Accountant (ACMA) and Project manager (APM) with over 20 years Leadership experience across Financial, Strategic, Operational and Commercial roles in companies ranging from Start-ups to Blue-chip subsidiaries with £1bn+ turnover .
His industry and sector experience covers IT, High tech, Electronics, Telecom, Manufacturing, Retail/FMCG, Engineering, Marketing and Food/Agriculture and has been gained across working in the UK, Europe, US and Africa.
Arno’s areas of expertise include: Budgeting, Forecasting & Analysis, Cashflow management, Cost reduction, Strategic planning, Business Development & planning, Contract negotiations, Process improvement, Governance & Control and developing teams.
His optimism, can-do attitude and attention to detail combined with a deep belief in sustainable and profitable growth is what inspired him to launch industry changing commercial arrangements for manufacturers and Service providers in the Mobile and technology markets.
Arno’s passion for helping people and businesses to succeed and his ability to “talk finance with non-finance people” was the driving force to become part of the FD Centre team.