Dickson has served in a variety of financial planning and analysis (FP&A) roles for technology-driven companies, both private and public. He has a proven track record of partnering with technology executives to align investments with business strategy, improving processes and leading Technology Business Management (TBM) implementation. He is a demonstrated strategic planning talent with experience overseeing $241M+ in commercial IT programs, and division-level budgets ranging in size from $178M to $650M. Dickson also has extensive experience as a global FP&A process owner of technology finance and in delivering strategic counsel to CxO level officers. Expertise includes: Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), Technology Business Management (TBM), IT Vendor Management, IT Financial Management, Business Partnering, Cost Optimization, IT Strategy and Planning, IT Measurements and Analytics, Program Management.
In his current role as Sr Director, IT Finance (IT CFO) at The Standard, Dickson builds, provides leadership and set the direction, mission and vision for Technology Business Management (TBM) adoption at The Standard while significantly advancing strategic business partnering practices, IT+Business collaboration, enabling IT strategy formulation and cost transparency.