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David Mansfield



Extensive experience in: Financial & management reporting, Strategic planning, Acquisitions and mergers, Investment appraisals, Financial and operational analysis, System developments, Statutory reporting, International corporate taxation, Auditing and internal control, Commercial activities, Contract negotiations, Project bids/tenders, Business development, Management reviews, International operations. Extensive travel and work experience worldwide, including North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Far East. Specialties: M&A, strategy development, investment analysis and financial reporting and controls.



President/CEO & CFO : Pipestream - [2009-05 to Current]
Chief Financial Officer & Acting President/CEO for Venture Capital backed technology development company focusing on the oil and gas industry.

Vice President, Strategic Planning : Bredero Shaw - [2006-12 to 2009-02]
Member of executive team reporting to the President with key decision support role for the development and implementation of the growth strategies of the Group. Provided executive expertise in financial and operational analysis of the Group’s capabilities, competitor’s positions and market opportunities to determine strategic options for the reorganisation of existing capacity, acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures. Played a lead role in the development of long term strategic and financial plans.

Vice President, Controller : Bredero Shaw - [2005-01 to 2006-12]
Member of executive team with overall responsibility for directing the financial, accounting and administrative affairs of the Group, including IT, internal control, management and financial reporting, cash management, investment evaluation, strategic planning and business plans.

Commercial General Manager, Europe, Afri : Bredero Shaw - [2002-06 to 2005-01]
Directed regional commercial and business development activities throughout the cycle from the collection of market intelligence, to establishing and maintaining relationships with clients, preparation and submission of project bids and negotiation of contracts upon project awards.

Chief Analyst/Group Manager – Management : Bredero Shaw - [1996-01 to 2002-06]
Led strategic and financial analysis and investigations of opportunities for business acquisitions, joint ventures, major investments, markets, competitors, product diversifications and business reorganisations. Prepared and presented proposals for board and shareholder approvals.

Group Financial Controller : Bredero Shaw - [1992-01 to 1996-01]
Managed group accounting function. Prepared consolidated group results for statutory and management purposes including forecasts and budgets. Presented quarterly financial results to senior management and shareholders.

Financial Accounts Controller : Calor Group plc - [1986-08 to 1992-01]
Financial Accounts Controller, Senior Internal Auditor, Internal Auditor

Corporate Tax Specialist, Audit Senior : Donald Reid & Co. - [1983-07 to 1986-08]