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  • Gustavo Perez
    (281) 224-8011

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  • Gustavo Perez, MBA
    gperez1us@yahoo.com– 281-224-8011
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/gustavo-perez1/
    SUMMARY
    Resultdrivenbusinessandnanceprofessionalwithastrongnancial,accounngand
    commercialbackgroundintheenergyindustry.Has16+yearsofexperienceinnancial
    planningandcommercialin theenergysector.Performedinseveralteamandleadershiproles
    atbothheado#celevelandattheoperaonalfrontlinecoveringnancialplanning,
    accounng and commercial operaon roles. Seeking an opportunity to leverage my experse in
    nancial management to drive success for a dynamic organizaon.
    CORE SKILLS
    Understand the broader energy landscape, federal and state regulatory processes, and
    experience within the Oil and Gas industry from exploraon to rening
    Planning of mulbillion global projects managing eld business plan process and value
    drivers
    Perform short- and long-term planning including, Strategic opons, Prot & Loss, Cash
    Flow and Balance Sheets at corporate global level
    Preparaon of Investors presentaons and reporng
    Merger and Acquisions experience including full due diligence
    Idenfy weaknesses in internal controls and implement project KPI improvements
    Develop and evaluate operang and project nancial metrics and drivers
    Analyze protability of new business opportunies via contract reviews, bid support and
    evaluaon of risk versus reward prospects (Modeling)
    Led Audit engagements and strong GAAP nancial reporng experience. (Private/Public)
    Risk Management, Tax, Legal and Regulatory experience
    EDUCATION and TRAINING
    University of Houston, TX
    MBA
    Universidad Metropolitana
    BBA
    EarthBridge Energy, Houston TX Dec 2020 - Present
    VP / Financial Ocer
     
  • Co-Founder and partnered with other major Oil and Gas execuves to develop a Geothermal
    and Energy Storage rm.
    Partnered with the CEO and COO in reducing risk in forming strategy (From exploraon,
    to drilling to power producon) and built company value proposion to investors.
    Provided insights and recommendaons based on compeve intelligence to support
    strategic planning decisions.
    Worked closely with execuves to design funding strategy (Equity and Debt) and led
    negoaons with key nancial instuons.
    Increased condence in relaonships with bankers, investors, and outside pares closely
    supporng commercial projects.
    Led technoeconomic valuaons, commercial and contractual risk assessments.
    Assisted Execuves to gain a sense of nancial control thereby creang a be<er overall
    working environment.
    Cash Management strategy, negoaon of credit facilies (Operaons) and nancial
    series equity / capital raisings and tax strategy.
    Led and stablished FP&A, Accounng and ERP system migraon.
    Guest speaker in mulple industry conferences, including Geothermal conferences and
    IADC drilling onshore.
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    Finance Director
    Developed and implemented the nancial strategy, policy, and direcon of Seabed
    (Exploraon Company) to ensure the organizaon's overall nancial health.
    Worked closely with the CFO and execuves to manage the organizaon's nancial and
    commercial processes, including budgeng, nancial reporng, and risk management.
    Supervised Tax, Treasury, and general accounng funcons.
    Used nancial decision-making tools and analysis to invesgate and recommend acons
    to address value erosion and assess value opportunies in line with dened business
    strategy.
    Improved nancial reporng with Microso> Dynamics Power Business Intelligence.
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    LivaNova, Houston, TX Dec 2016 - Nov 2018
    Sr. Finance FP&A Manager
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    BP, Houston, TX Mar 2007 – Aug 2016
    Planning Advisor, BP Gulf of Mexico (Nov 2012 – Jul 2016)
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    Senior Financial Analyst, BP Pipelines, Houston, TX. (Mar 2007 – Jun 2009)
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