Ricardo has been leading and developing EIS/EPM/BI/DSS applications for over 20 years including 10+ years of Hyperion-specific experience (the last 9 years in global projects to a fortune 100 client).
His core expertise is on design, development, and optimization of Business Intelligence systems using ODI to integrate, tuning and managing the entire environment, bringing the best of each EPM tools. He is certified in several EPM tools and is recognized for his expertise throughout the industry. In addition, he has personally executed several optimizations for his EPM clients: reducing the Hyperion cycle time in 95%. He has been involved in over 50 EPM/BI projects including big and complex implementation using multiple technologies like Planning, Essbase, ODI, OBIEE, PBCS, BICS and OWB.
Specialties: First Oracle ACE in BI track in Brazil, EPM/BI Trainer, regular EPM/BI instructor at Hyperion’s user conferences since 2013 on topics including optimization, integration, best practices, as well as several unclear technical topics. Strong technical background complimented by comprehensive practical knowledge of financial and accounting applications. Highly experienced in all phases of development including ETL, interface design, data analysis, data modeling, optimization, training, and project management in huge and complex environments (18 billion rows per month).
Known for develop innovative end-to-end solution because his deeply knowledge of all Oracle EPM/BI tools.