Ismael Savadogo serves as the Vice President for Operations and Chief Financial Officer of Greenberg Quinlan Rosner. In this capacity, he oversees the firm's strategic development and directs all the administrative supportive functions including Finance, Human Resources, and Operations of the firm’s domestic and foreign subsidiaries.
Savadogo joined the firm as Director of Finance at a time when the company was entering a period of substantial growth and expansion into new markets. In successfully managing all strategic and tactical matters related to revenue, budget, cost benefit, financial performance, and compliance, he played a key role in helping the firm achieve its growth plans to become one of the world’s premier research and strategic consulting firms. In his dual role of Vice President for Operations and Chief Financial Officer, he continues to bring a strong focus on the production of client research, maximizing return on investment and the delivery of business performance.
Prior to joining Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, Savadogo was Controller of Hytech Industries, responsible for the company’s planned IPO (initial public offering) and merger with NuEnergy Group in 2002. He also held financial management positions at Salomon Smith Barney and AIG in New York City. In addition to being an active member of the Institute of Management Accountants, Savadogo also leads roundtables and group discussions on current finance topics and industry best practices within his professional community network.
Savadogo is multilingual and holds an MBA in International Finance from Dowling College’s Townsend School of Business.