Matt Ward is a consultant at Peloton and has been involved in various Enterprise Performance Management implementations, designing, creating, and managing Essbase, Planning, PFP, and Exalytics implementations. Matt is a hands-on leader with a well-rounded functional and technical skill set that allows him to work directly with finance and technology executives to build integrated business and technology solutions.
Matt has a broad range of technical skills, including Essbase, Hyperion Planning, Financial Reporting Studio, Project Financial Planning (PFP), Enterprise Performance Management Architect (EPMA), ODI, SQL Developer, MaxL, Windows Batch Scripting, and Automation. Matt is an Oracle Hyperion Planning 11 Certified Implementation Specialist and an Oracle Essbase 11 Certified Implementation Specialist. He has presented "Moving Essbase and Planning to Exalytics at Biogen Idec" at NEOAUG and Collaborate 14 and "Biogen Idec: Streamlining Budgeting through Project Financial Planning (PFP)" at NEOAUG and the PFP Enablement Summit. Matt has written published articles about "Exalytics (Thinking about Moving Oracle/Hyperion to Exalytics)" and "Project Financial Planning (Project Financial Planning: Closing the Visibility Gap on Projects, Finances, and Assets and Using Project Financial Planning (PFP) to Streamline Budgeting at Biogen Idec)."