Lokesh Shivana works as an Accounting Systems Manager supporting SLD’s COR2E Accounting Solutions Team. He is a NetSuite Administrator, a certified SAP Implementer, and QuickBooks Pro Advisor with 18 years of accounting and ERP consulting expertise. Six Sigma-trained during his first role at GE Capital, Lokesh’s focused approach helps guide SLD’s clients through critical process improvements to enjoy enhanced productivity and boost financial results.
As a former Operations Manager at Accenture, Lokesh applied the DMAIC (Design, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) principals to assist companies ranging from startup to Fortune 500, in sectors including manufacturing, retail, service and bio pharma companies. With ever-changing accounting systems and auxiliary applications, the need to integrate real-time data between applications has become an operational necessity. Lokesh is a certified Dell Boomi Developer (an IPAAS platform), which enables him to eliminate time-consuming manual feeds and facilitate real-time data flows direct to the general ledger.
Additionally, Lokesh’s talents extend to Financial, Planning and Analysis; he is adept at creating sophisticated Excel budgeting and forecasting models to assist SLD’s clients in setting their annual and longer-term financial goals.
Lokesh received his Bachelor degree in Accounting from Bangalore University. Beyond accounting, Lokesh is a fierce Table Tennis competitor and enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and extended family.