Art Burris has more than two decades of progressive business development and transformation experience as well as cross-team functional leadership that enabled him to significantly impact profitability and growth objectives by $2.4B for PayPal, Microsoft and GE Financial Services. His understanding of complex business processes and financial principles and practices, including transfer functions enables him to analyze enterprise needs and quickly develop plans and execute solutions to facilitate operating growth and improvements.
He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. He is also a Certified GE Six Sigma Black Belt, and holds Microsoft certifications for Capability Maturity Model Integration for Services (CMMI) and IT Operations (ITSM/ITIL/ITLC/SDLC).
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