Ace Excel Consulting specializes in delivering value through Excel-based financial and operational solutions. Based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Ace Excel Consulting is operated solely by me, Nick Johnson. I’m excited to offer your business over 15 years’ experience as the “go-to Excel guy” in a variety of settings and roles:
- Finance resource for an internet-based retailer start up
- Finance Manager for a Fortune 500 company
- Senior Business Analyst for a non-profit healthcare system
- Compensation Analyst for a large consulting firm
Growing Revenue and Improving Margins
Over the years I’ve created literally hundreds of models and analyses to meet business needs and drive decision support. Chances are I’ve worked on finding a solution to a challenge similar to yours.
Recent work includes:
- Comprehensive 2015 Budget Model for a $300M+ revenue, 50+ Operating Unit health care system. Built with dynamic assumptions allowing management to see different ways to achieve the target margin in real time.
- Dynamic Financial Dashboard – partnered with internal IT/Metrics team to create multi-dimensional application that allows users to see P&Ls and key metrics at any accountability/service line level on demand.
- Rate Variance Deep Dive – detailed budget v. actual analysis that highlighted areas of opportunity and resulted in a more accurate budgeting approach going forward.
- MBA, University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Business (Entrepreneurship, Finance)
- BBA with Honors, University of Wisconsin – Madison (Finance, Investment and Banking)
Honest, Reliable, Dedicated
I love this stuff! I have a passion for numbers and building clean, efficient models and analyses. Whether you’re just starting out and need help crafting a business plan or well-established and looking for some outside perspective, I can help. Tell me about your project here and let’s get started!
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