Ivan Stanchev

Ivan Stanchev

Director of Finance, North America

Ivan Stanchev has been a Director of Finance, North America at Better Place, Inc. since 2011. Moreover, this professional has on-the-job experience at more than nine companies in the related field. Ivan has a total work experience of 13+ years. Ivan Stanchev studied at the University of California, Berkeley - Walter A. Haas School of Business from 2006 to 2010. This person learned English, Bulgarian, Russian, and German. Ivan Stanchev has the following certificates: CPA - Certified Public Accountant, CFA - Chartered Financial Analyst, and ACCA - Chartered Certified Accountant. Now this professional lives in Palo Alto, California region. You can find this expert's current phone and email with our search.
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Last Update
Feb 1, 2016
Palo Alto, CA


Better Place
Director of Finance, North America

Palo Alto, CA



Work History

Director of Finance, North America

San Francisco Bay Area
Better Place aims to reduce global dependency on oil through the creation of a market-based transportation infrastructure that supports electric vehicles . The company is building an infrast...
from Sep 2011

Director of Finance

San Francisco Bay Area
Key member of the integration team overseeing the integration of Clinimetrics Research Associates and its sister company Omnicare Clinical Research into Theorem Clinical Research. Collaborat...
Apr 2010 — Jul 2011

Director of Finance

San Francisco Bay Area
Analyzed financial performance and collaborated with Business Development executives to develop and implement strategies driving top line growth. Cooperated with business unit leaders to dev...
Oct 2008 — Apr 2010


San Francisco Bay Area
Supervised the finance/accounting team, overseeing the GL, AP, payroll, billing and collections functions. Managed the month-end close process for the parent company and all US and internati...
May 2004 — Oct 2008

Senior Accounting Manager

San Francisco Bay Area
I was hired by the CFO to research and work on special projects in areas where the company had limited or no internal expertise. Key accomplishments: • Managed clean-up efforts following a b...
Feb 2002 — May 2004

Experienced Senior Associate - Technology & Life Sciences Group

San Jose, CA
• Led the financial audits of biotech and internet start-ups and advised clients on stock compensation setup; • Managed the financial audits of NASDAQ listed companies and assisted manageme...
Sep 2000 — Feb 2002

Senior Associate - Financial Advisory Services Group

Sofia, Bulgaria
Jun 2000 — Aug 2000

Senior Associate - Oil & Gas Group

Moscow, Russian Federation
• Participated in financial audits of the largest Russian oil and gas companies (Gazprom, LUKOil, etc); • Participated in the financial due diligence review of TNK prior to its merger with t...
Jan 2000 — May 2000

Senior Associate - Financial Advisory Services Group

Sofia, Bulgaria
• Participated in and led pre-privatization due diligence reviews of major Bulgarian companies on behalf of the Bulgarian Privatization Agency and assisted agency in the preparation of selli...
Sep 1997 — Dec 1999


Financial Director
Chief Operating Officer
HR Specialist
Human Resources Specialist
Vice President
Financial Officer
Financial Manager
General and Operations Manager
Chief Executive