We are so pleased to Gary Cokins, Rock Star ¬†of enterprise performance management, join our Contributors Team!
Gary Cokins is an internationally recognized expert, speaker, and author in advanced cost management and performance improvement systems.
He is Principal Consultant involved with analytics-based enterprise performance management solutions with SAS, a leading provider of business intelligence and analytics software headquartered in Cary, North Carolina.
Gary received a BS degree with honors in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research from Cornell University in 1971. He received his MBA from Northwestern University‚Äôs Kellogg School of Management in 1974.
Gary began his career as a financial controller and operations manager for FMC Corporation, and he has been a management consultant with Deloitte, KPMG, and Electronic Data Systems (EDS).
Gary‚Äôs third book, Activity Based Cost Management: An Executive‚Äôs Guide has ranked #1 in its topic on Amazon.com. He has written Activity Based Cost Management in Government (ISBN 1-056726-110-8).
His two most recent books are Performance Management: Finding the Missing Pieces to Close the Intelligence Gap (ISBN 0-471-57690-5) and Performance Management: Integrating Strategy Execution, Methodologies, Risk, and Analytics (ISBN 978-0-470-44998-1).