About Me

A dynamic, accomplished, bilingual Senior Contract Manager highly regarded for guiding the entire contracting process in support of strategic transactions for industry leaders like Level 3 Communications. Out-of-the-box thinker with cross-functional expertise in information technology licensing, financial services, franchising, and commercial investments. Known as an outstanding communicator and decisive leader who builds productive, professional relationships to negotiate complex agreements and guarantee company compliance.

Skills

  • Generated and expertly negotiated various NCNDAs, MOUs, LOIs, petrol agreements (D2, M-100, D54), joint venture and subcontractor agreements, purchase and sales agreements, and irrevocable master fee protection agreements (IMFPAs) covering business in 7 countries with values of up to $500M.
  • Created well-received dual language contracts and provided exemplary bilingual (French-English) negotiations.
  • Drafted, redlined and negotiated critical information system, software license and services agreements at McKesson Provider Technologies valued at up to USD $20M.
  • Facilitated key multilateral contract negotiations to develop WI-FI internet connectivity in railway stations in the UK.
  • Exceeded all expectations as Member of Franchise Approval Committee; reviewed and approved applicants, and established specialized risk strategies which reduced exposure in only 4 months.
  • Contract Management
  • Strategic Transactions
  • Complex Agreements
  • Relationship/Partnership Building
  • Legal Support
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Policy/Procedure Compliance
  • Change Management
  • Client Service
  • International Business
  • Solution Development
  • Communication
  • English
  • French
  • MS Office Word
  • MS Office Excel
  • MS Office Powerpoint
  • Sales Force
  • Domino
  • Siebel
  • SAP
  • Oracle
  • PeopleSoft
  • Excellence Award, Legal Department - McKesson Information Solutions LLC
  • On the Spot Award - McKesson Information Solutions LLC
  • Most Valuable Player Nomination - McKesson Information Solutions LLC
  • YMMD Award - McKesson Information Solutions LLC
  • Panorama des Réseaux Telecoms – Cogicom
  • Diplôme de Français des Affaires - I Degré (DFA I) – Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIP), Paris, France
  • Member, International Association of Commercial Contract Managers
  • Member, Bilingual Professionals (French and English)
  • Member, Contracts and Commercial Management Professionals
  • Member, Legal IT Network
  • Member, PWN Global
  • President, Message Paris, Non-Profit Organization, 2016 - 2018
  • General Volunteer, Message Paris, Non-Profit Organization, 2012-2016
  • Leave No Veteran Behind - Safe Passage
  • Mentor (Former), PWN Global
  • McKesson Windward Environmental Council
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities
  • Director (Former), Los Angeles Paralegal Association