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Tim Oakes is the Chief Financial Officer of Edgewater. Mr. Oakes joined Edgewater in 2004 and has been Chief Financial Officer since 2009. Mr. Oakes is a certified public accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from
Stonehill College. He began his career in accountancy working in the Boston office of KPMG, LLP. Prior to joining Edgewater, Mr. Oakes was a Senior Director of Finance at Symmetricom, Inc., a publicly traded manufacturer of equipment dedicated to the generation, synchronization and distribution of precise time and frequency signals. He has nearly 20 years of experience in financial and operational management gained working for various companies in the biotechnology, manufacturing and consulting services industries.
As the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Oakes is responsible for the overall financial operations and controls of the Company, while directing the overall accounting, audit, tax functions and associated practices within the Company. Mr. Oakes joined Edgewater in 2004 as a Director of Finance. He was promoted to Vice President of Finance in 2007, Chief Accounting Officer in 2008, and Chief Financial Officer in 2009.
"Over the last five years, Tim has done an outstanding job for our Company, and we are thrilled that he has honed the skills needed to assume the CFO role and its responsibilities," stated Shirley Singleton, Edgewater's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Tim has played an instrumental role in co-developing our Enterprise Performance Management ('EPM') business plans and has led the charge for Edgewater to adopt many of the EPM methods we use for our external clients."