Greg Beaton is an Oracle Hyperion Planning/Essbase Certified Implementation Specialist with over 10 years of Hyperion Planning/Essbase experience and 13+ years of accounting, finance, and budgeting and forecasting (FP&A) experience. He is educated in both accounting/finance and computer science/systems development and has a passion for technology. He considers himself a people person and enjoys teaching others how Hyperion Planning/Essbase can make their lives simpler. He brings Hyperion Planning/Essbase functional/technical expertise and a strong FP&A background to any project. Greg has continuously proven to have the ability to work directly with clients in order to meet their business objectives and transform their requirements into sound and user-friendly Hyperion Planning and Reporting solutions. He has a diverse background, with experience in oil and gas, banking, manufacturing, information technology, public sector, telecommunications, trading, and retail.