I enjoy working with financial data. I would like to work, learn and grow professionally in an energetic and fast paced environment where I can put my capability and understanding of financial numbers to good use.
Certificate in Accounting (July, 2008) Mission College, Santa Clara, CA
} Grade Point Average: 4.0
} Completed Major Credits requirement for A.S Degree in Accounting
} Courses include: Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Payroll and Business Tax Accounting, Business Law, Business Computing, QuickBooks, Peachtree, Financial Planning using Excel, Projected Cash Flow and Financial Statements using Excel
} Selected to the Dean’s list for the Spring 2008 semester
Diploma in Architecture (August, 1990) GGP, Surat, India
} Ranked First in College
} Received highest percentage marks ever awarded at this college
Awarded the California CPA (CALCPA) Student Scholarship for 2008-2009.
Freelance Interior Designer (1994 – 1996)
I worked as a freelance Interior Designer for commercial and residential establishments. I executed many design projects for commercial showrooms, professional/private offices and residences. I also started and ran a highly successful business dealing in Glass Paintings.
Architect (1990 – 1994)
Kishore Hathiwala, Architect, (Surat, India)
I worked on numerous architectural design projects dealing with both commercial and residential (high rise and bungalow) buildings. From 1993 onwards, I headed the Interior Design Department in this architectural firm.
} Well versed in using Excel for Financial Statements/Analysis.
} Knowledge of both Peachtree and QuickBooks accounting software.
} Very effective communicator and good team player.
} Very quick learner who enjoys picking up new challenges.
} I have a Green Belt in Goju Ryu Karate