Navigating Career Transitions: Empowering Financial Leaders
Tuesday July 23, 2024
5:30pm - 7:00pm US/Central GMT-5:00
UMB Bank
777 Main Street, Suite 500
Fort Worth, TX 76102

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Joint in-person meeting with the FEI Fort Worth Chapter.

Topic: Navigating Career Transitions: Empowering Financial Leaders

Speaker: Shane Reid, CEO - North America for Umlaut Solutions

CPE credits: 1.0
To register: Events | FEI Fort Worth - FEI (

You do NOT have to be a member of The Financial Executives International (FEI)- Ft Worth Chapter to attend, but you will need to create an account, and use guest code:  FEI-FENG-FTW


- 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM: Check-in
- 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Presentation
- 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Networking and Adjourn


Learning Objectives

· The Importance of Financial Leadership in Technology Implementations
· Trends in Technology and Finance
· Assisting your Job Search (resume/interview optimization from a technical standpoint)
· Key Skills for Financial Leaders in Technology Projects
· How to Leverage Your Experience in Interviews
· The Future of Financial Leadership


Speaker’s bio:
Shane Reid is a seasoned professional with 25 years of experience in data and knowledge work automation. His passion lies in helping businesses navigate the complexities of Data, AI, Automation and Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC). Shane thrives on solving intricate problems and is dedicated to simplifying data and GRC challenges for his clients, ensuring they achieve operational excellence.

Shane's commitment to his network is evident through his proactive approach to mentoring and supporting others. He takes great pride in seeing his colleagues and connections succeed, leveraging his extensive experience to provide valuable insights and guidance.

Recently, Shane made a significant move, relocating his family from Australia to Dallas, TX. This transition marks an exciting chapter in his career as he steps into the role of CEO - North America for Umlaut Solutions. This move underscores Shane's dedication to expanding the business and enhancing its impact in the North American market.

Outside of work, Shane enjoys food, travel, sports bars and learning the DFW roads by becoming an in-house Uber driver for his young kids' various desires for sports domination.

CPE Credit:
- Instructional method: Group-Live
- Experience level: Basic
- Prerequisites/Advance preparation None
- Field of study: Human Resources

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For meeting information, please contact:

Britton Pavlic

(817) 437-7772
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