Paul Panther is Practice Lead for the Financial Institutions practice of Kaufman Hall, responsible for overseeing the software consulting team implementing Profitability and Funds Transfer Pricing solutions, part of the Axiom Software Suite.
Mr. Panther has more than 25 years of experience in bank reporting and analytics, planning, profitability, project management, consulting, and software system design and implementation. Prior to consulting, he served in leadership roles for a $5 billion banking institution where he successfully implemented an enterprise reporting and budgeting system, and a profitability system. As a software consultant and Practice Lead, he has implemented EPM, Costing, Profitability, and Funds Transfer Pricing solutions for financial institutions ranging in size from $1 billion to more than $10 billion in assets.
Mr. Panther is based in Rockford, Illinois. He has an M.S. in Finance and a B.S. in Accounting, both from Northern Illinois University. He also earned certification from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).