Carie Self is the executive director of financial systems at Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Her team of Hyperion specialists works within the finance division to support Oracle Hyperion technologies. This includes Hyperion Planning, HPCM, and Essbase. Carie's career at Waddell & Reed began in 2000 as the manager of sales reporting. Over the span of fourteen years, she has held several positions managing the data and processes supporting both internal and external corporate reporting. This experience has provided Carie the business knowledge to manage the integration of the Oracle Hyperion technologies into financial reporting and analysis functions.