Poken’s new Head of Finance and Planning !
With a great deal of enthusiasm, we are officially introducing you to the latest addition of the Poken Financial Department – Sebastien Aymon.
Sebeastien is now holding the Head of Finance and Planning position and will be responsible for the overall leadership of the financial department and financial staff.
He will plan, direct, control, analyze and coordinate the financial activities of Poken. Sebastien will direct the accounting function, analyze financial systems, monitor internal controls and conduct management information reporting. Other responsibilities include assisting with the development of the company’s financial strategy and spearheading Poken’s financial planning efforts by providing strategic business analysis and advice beyond the compilation of numbers.
With over 11 years of experience, Sebastien has held a variety of positions in the technology industry. He spent his early career days at Swisscom International where he was a Participation Controller, then moved to Telefonica Moviles where he held a key position as a Business Planner Specialist. After leaving Telefonica Moviles, Sebastien joined Orange Communication (one of Europe’s major mobile companies). At Orange, Sebastien started as a Planning Financial Controller and went all the way to a Marketing Manager position.
Sebastien comes to us from Speedilingua where he was working as a VP of the Strategy and Marketing Department. He holds a Master degree in Business Administration and is multi-lingual in French, English and German (beginner).
Beside the fact that his is a true professional and knows his way with the numbers, Sebastien is also pretty fun. He enjoys skiing, has a life saving certificate – so he can also save lives! – and is a man of adventure. He went trekking through Scotland, Mauritania, Kenya and Tanzania. What an awesome dude!
Sebastien has a great passion for what he does and we are convinced that his great depth of experience and knowledge will be an absolute asset for Poken.
Welcome Sebastien! We are thrilled to have you on board!