Accourt Limited, a leading provider of consultancy services to the European financial services industry, announced today that Manuela Alor has recently joined the company.
Manuela is an experienced financial services consultant. In her previous roles, she has held a variety of posts at Accenture, ABYM Global Consulting and Santander Bank. At Santander she worked in the Finance, Commercial, IT and Operations areas. In addition to the financial services sector, she has also delivered consulting engagements for clients in the energy, telecoms and public sectors, working with prestigious organisations including British Telecom (UK and India), Telefónica (Spain), and Applus (Netherlands and Spain). Particular areas of focus have been understanding organisational strategy and positioning clients to increase their competitiveness through deploying innovative solutions.
Manuela has a degree in Telecommunication Engineering (BEng) from the University of Seville, and also undertook a research project at Politecnico de Milano (Erasmus Scholarship). She is fluent in Spanish, English and Italian.
Commenting on her new role, Manuela said "I am delighted to be joining Accourt. There are challenging opportunities in today's unpredictable and rapidly changing financial services market. As an experienced consultant I am looking forward to leveraging my expertise to help serve Accourt's many clients, and to support Accourt's continued development."
John Berns, the Managing Director of Accourt, welcomed Manuela to the company: "This is an exciting time for Accourt, as we continue to support our growth strategy with the recruitment of rising talent. Manuela's extensive project management and delivery experience in the retail banking environment as well as her technical expertise will add to the first-rate consulting services offered by Accourt."