David William Wells is a Hyperion FP&A systems manager at Williams Companies, a Fortune 500 diversified energy company with assets across the United States and Canada. Prior to joining Williams, David worked nine years as a banking analyst for FDIC. He joined Williams in 1998 as a reporting analyst responsible for internal management reporting and SEC reporting. At that time, David used Arbor Essbase and Hyperion Enterprise. Since then, David have participated and overseen multiple implementations of various Hyperion products as a result of system upgrades, reorganizations, and acquisitions. In David's current position, he manages a seven member team that reports to the VP of Planning and Investor Relations. His team manages five planning applications, four Essbase applications, and HFM. We also utilize OBIEE, Dodeca, and HFR reporting products. We support the accounting close and forecasting cycles as well as SEC reporting processes.