Dave Collins

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Dave Collins, a director in Baker Tilly’s consulting practice, joined the firm in 2019. Dave is an experienced leader with a record of achievement as a trusted advisor in Analytics and Performance Management. Prior to joining Baker Tilly, Dave has more than twenty-five years of experience, ranging from consulting to education to product management.

Dave is comfortable engaging with C-level executives or business analysts. Hands-on work ethic complements demonstrated capability to quickly assess complex situations and make immediate improvements in business processes and operations. His experience includes:

  • ­Published Author on multi-dimensional analysis and performance management modeling
  • Certified Technology Professional – Consultant & Educator
  • Advised a leading health care provider and insurer on IT standardization, BI strategy and design, along with integration across their EPM platform
  • Designed and implemented a monthly sales forecast application for global retail company
  • Designed the Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) technical architecture for a leading Consumer Products Goods (CPG) organization
  • Designed and implemented product line profitability and product category price volume analysis applications for a leading CPG company
  • Created the overall master data design in support of an EPM deployments at a large biotech firm as well as a large entertainment corporation
  • Advised a leading utility company on financial planning and analysis (FP&A) and business modeling Best Practices
  • ­Provided both subject matter and technical expertise for a public sector consulting services firm standardizing on an analytics platform
  • ­Designed and implemented a quarterly sales forecast application for leading enterprise software company
  • Provided the preliminary design and advised an automobile industry services company on the implementation of an analytics application to optimize customer profitability forecasting

Location

Illinois

Education

University of Illinois - Chicago

Bachelor of Science in Statistics & Operations Research

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics & Computer Science

Minor in Psychology