As vice president of professional services, Bevan leads the implementation of LeaseAccelerator’s lease accounting software for all new customers. He has oversight of all steps of the implementation process, from project management and support to training and certification.
Bevan has over a decade of experience in leading complex accounting and treasury systems implementations for multinational organizations around the world. Prior to LeaseAccelerator, Bevan served in various roles at Reval, including the vice president of professional services for North America, where he led the implementation of SaaS risk management software. Earlier in his career, he served as a hedge accounting specialist at CNS Treasury where he worked on treasury systems design and international hedge accounting implementations.
Bevan’s career spans various industries including airlines, utilities, global finance, and insurance. Through his positions at these companies, he gained valuable knowledge working with sophisticated cash and liquidity management programs as well as complex foreign exchange, interest rate, and commodity hedging programs – many of which report under the US GAAP and IFRS accounting standards. Bevan also has extensive experience in strategy leadership, having led the strategic direction to ensure continual growth for the North American Professional Services team at Reval.
Bevan began his career at Tuatara Management Limited as a financial analyst. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce in accounting, finance, and economics from the University of Auckland.