Shankar Viswanathan has over fifteen years of combined experience in Finance and Performance Management and Analytics. After several years as a finance executive in various industries, he took his experience to consult in EPM and BI for four years before moving into Hyerpion/Oracle Product Management/Strategy roles. He heads product strategy and product management for Hyperion Planning and Strategic Finance at Oracle and currently is leading the Planning on Cloud and Planning on Mobile efforts within the team. Shankar is a non-practicing CPA and holds a Master of Finance and Economics. His specialized knowledge includes Hyperion Planning, Hyperion Strategic Finance, Essbase, PeopleSoft EPM, SAP BPC, and Cognos TM1.