Mathieu Benoit has 15 years of experience in investment accounting. He is currently working as a consulting lead at Eagle Investment Systems, where he helps clients adopt Eagle’s Accounting platform. He began his career working for Standard Life in their fund accounting operations. In 2010 he became an independent consultant specialized in investment system conversions with a number of those clients migrating off legacy technology and moving to the Eagle platform. He earned his CPA in 2007 and has a wide range of expertise including investment system conversion, investment accounting, data management, derivatives and NAV calculation.
As organizations gravitate away from highly customized legacy accounting systems and many systems arrive at their end-of-life, there are some best practices firms should follow to embrace the agility of an open platform.