Temecula, CA *****
Michael J. Baker CPA, CGMA
Finance Executive with proven ability to build financial infrastructures, strong teams, customer and business partnerships. Provide solutions with integrity and flexibility aligned with the needs of the company stakeholders. An international and multi-cultural perspective.
Former Big 4 Senior Manager (Audit & Tax)
Medicare and MediCal billing/collection and appeals experience
Cash management and Foreign exchange management
Acquisition analysis/due diligence and acquisition integration
Financial information systems implementation - Hyperion, Great Plains, Oracle,
MAS90, J.D. Edwards, Epicor, FRx, SAP, HMS Patient Accounting, Timberline,
PeopleSoft and QuickBooks
California Healthcare Medical Billing, Inc. - Acquired by Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX) June 2014 – Present
Allscripts Healthcare, LLC is a publicly traded healthcare revenue cycle and software technology management services company that services 25,000 physicians nationwide. $60 million in annual revenue.
Responsible for managing accounting and finance department, capital expenditures and financial analysis on two acquisitions.
Prepared annual revenue forecasts and weekly cash flow forecasting.
Obtained $2,000,000 in venture capital for financing needs.
SOC experience in establishing accounting policies & procedures.
Implemented departmental budgeting and purchase system.
Transitioned from QuickBooks to Oracle EBS accounting system.
Quality Care Convalescent Management, Inc., February 2010 – May 2014
Quality Care Convalescent Management, Inc. is a management company that services several skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in Los Angeles and San Diego Counties. $25 million in annual revenue. Successfully completed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection filing that included working closely with creditor committee and U.S. Bankruptcy Trustee’s Office. Assisted with transition when company was acquired by Brius Healthcare Services.
Hired to revamp the accounting group and set up financial reporting processes and procedures.
Implemented QuickBooks for corporate accounting.
Responsible for preparation of corporate tax returns and owners’ personal tax returns.
Extensive experience in Medicare and MediCal billing/collections and appeals.
Managed cash to avoid forecasted $3.5M over advance on bank credit line without affecting major creditors.
Entriq, Inc., March 2006 – January 2010
Vice President Finance
Entriq, Inc. is a publicly traded global software developer and manufacturer of digital content management systems, ecommerce and security technologies on PC, mobile and internet TV platforms for content providers including Foxtel, BSkyB, CBS, Viacom, NFL, NBA, and ESPN. $300 million in annual revenue. Multi-facility responsibility for locations in United States, China, and Denmark. Four direct reports including Accounting, Legal, Facilities and Human Resources.
Treasury and Cash Management to maintain liquidity
Raised $4M in revolving US Dollar working capital loans.
Built global banking support for international trade finance requirements.
Linked inventory planning and accounts payable to cash availability.
Automated bank reconciliations.
Michael J. Baker CPA, CGMA
Other Relevant Experience
Deloitte – Big 4 accounting firm – Senior Manager – Audit & Tax
Experience includes financial audits and preparation and review of individual, corporate, partnership & non-profit tax returns.
Certified Public Accountant, CPA (California License # 40698E)
Chartered Global Management Accountant
Kaplan University, Davenport, IA
Master of Science, Accounting
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor of Arts
Systems implementation experience
Implemented Hyperion Planning software 7.0, with Analyzer and Brio for reporting, integrating data from 3 information systems; J.D. Edwards to meet Andus’ business intelligence requirements. Upgraded Great Plains from 6.0 to 8.0 and added functional modules.
Computer software experience
Advanced knowledge of interactive spreadsheet building with scenario analysis; ERP: QuickBooks, Great Plains, FRx, Hyperion, Epicor, MAS90 Accounting, Solomon, SAP, Oracle Accounting and Discoverer. Extensive experience in working with Hyperion Budget Planning v. 220.127.116.11 and Interactive Reporting v. 8.3.2.