Naseem Wenzel has more than 25 years of experience as a technology leader and domain expert in the real estate and investment management industry. She leads CohnReznick’s Strategy and Innovation practice and is the advisory industry lead for the Financial Sponsors and Financial Services. Leveraging a deep understanding of the financial services industry and its functions, she has a proven track record of delivering world-class strategy and transformation initiatives that address all aspects of an organization.
Naseem has worked with many of the leading investment managers, administrators, and real estate owners and operators. She has provided strategic direction to these clients in numerous capacities, including, operating models, technology roadmaps and data strategy. She has also led engagements involving outsourcing; software selection through analysis of needs and requirements; business process optimization across multiple functions; general ledger and reporting solutions; design of data integration tools and solutions; information optimization through data normalizations that supported a global data structure through implementation of data governance model; training and talent development focusing on change management for existing and enhanced business processes supported by technology solutions; integration between acquired and acquiring organizations to support compliance and business function transition; and design and implementation of a shared services organization.
University of British Columbia: Bachelor of Arts, Economics
DePaul University: Master of Science, Accountancy
OSCRE International, Board Chair
Illinois Society of Certified Public Accountants