Rhys Gordon is a Vice President with over 16 years of experience spanning a variety of sectors including media and entertainment and power and utilities. In previous roles, Rhys was responsible for monthly closings, performance improvement, and ERP implementations, thus he is well-respected as a subject matter expert for meshing functional and technical strategies. He brings both end-user and implementer perspectives to the table, and recently got certified in Scrum.
Before joining Accordion, Rhys spent almost three years in media and entertainment supporting Ad Sales and Shared Services initiatives spanning across 100 business units domestically and internationally. His efforts contributed to the improvement in electronic payment processing, automation of account reconciliations, and Business Process Outsourcing practices.
Rhys started his career at Waste Management, where he departed as a Controller overseeing two business units and driving all financial responsibilities. During that time he accumulated a wealth of experience in budgeting, R2R, P2P, AP, and monthly closings. He then went on to spend over a decade in the Power and Utilities industry, where he managed and led a variety of teams and functions that serviced clients including Duke Energy, Entergy, and National Grid.
Rhys graduated from Northeastern University with an M.B.A. and Kean University with a B.S. in Accounting and Finance.
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