Gary Crisci is an Oracle ACE with 20 years of finance experience, specializing in Oracle Hyperion Solutions software. Gary is a noted expert in the Oracle Essbase field. He has spoken at Oracle OpenWorld and numerous Kscope conferences; he is also a co-author of Developing Essbase Applications. During his career, Gary has held various positions as a consultant and industry professional working for top-tier companies such as Siemens, Morgan Stanley, and General Electric. He is the former president of the ODTUG Hyperion SIG, and he was on the conference committee for Kscope12 and Kscope13. Gary has an MBA in information systems. His current role is Principal Data & Information Architect for General Electric Corporation in Fairfield, Connecticut.