Meet Nick Prangnell

nick_prangnellNick Prangnell is a Director for Deloitte MCS Limited in the UK, serving as one of the leading practitioners in the Finance Transformation Practice. Since 1995, Nick has gained experience qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, serving as a controls auditor, implementing finance systems and then specializing in Shared Services and Finance Transformation for the last 10 years. He has performed extensive delivery across the full Finance Transformation implementation cycle, with a deep understanding of finance process improvement and business cases.

Nick’s experience includes implementing an Arabic accounting package in Saudi Arabia during the late nineties, delivering more than 17 Finance Transformation programs, including 11 shared services projects and a number of independent advisory engagements on outsourcing feasibility. Nick works across industries, with a special focus on CCI, manufacturing, and more recently transformation in Insurance, which included quality reviewing and then leading an insurance transformation program in Cape Town for six months.

Nick currently advises CFOs and their leadership on their Finance Strategy and their Finance Transformation programs. This includes "review & fix" of programs, developing a vision for finance, setting clear target end state operating models, and putting in place robust road maps for delivery. Nick spends a significant amount of his time interviewing senior business and finance leaders to drive forward strategic improvement and gain alignment on desired outcomes for their programs.

With the Global Finance Transformation Practice, Nick has recently completed the research on Business Partnering and is a regular speaker on this topic.