Consulting, Inc.
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Allman-Ward Associates, Inc. was established in 1996 and AWA
Consulting, Inc.
in 2012. The companies specialize in strategic planning,
product and business development, training, project management and
market research with particular emphasis on international treasury
management. AWA Consulting, Inc. undertakes engagements around the
globe and has managed projects in the US, Europe, Asia, Latin America
and the Middle East. Allman-Ward Associates, Inc. manages with
Templeton vineyard and other California-based business. Alliances are
maintained with other respected professionals for larger engagements or
those requiring a unique expertise.

Michèle Allman-Ward

Michèle Allman-Ward is recognized for her strategic thinking, high energy
levels and results orientation. She is highly regarded in the cash
management industry and is in demand as a speaker at conferences all
over the world. Ms Allman-Ward is a frequent contributor to professional
publications, industry texts and is the author of several books, including
"Essentials of Managing Corporate Cash" published by John Wiley &
Sons, "US Cash Management - A Practical Guide" published by Treasury
Today Ltd. and "Optimizing Company Cash" published by the AICPA.   
She is bilingual in French and English. Unfortunately years of studying
German and Spanish have not resulted in a similar degree of fluency!

Academic and Professional Qualifications
  • BSc Joint Honours, Southampton University, UK
  • MBA International Finance (Dean's Award for Academic Excellence),
    Fordham University, US
  • Certified Treasury Professional (CTP), Association for Financial
    Professionals, US
  • Certificate in International Cash Management (Cert ICM)
    (Distinction), Association of Corporate Treasurers, UK
  • Honorary FCT, Association of Corporate Treasurers, UK

Work Experience
  • Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning, First Interstate/Wells
    Fargo Bank, US
  • Vice President, Head of Cash Management and Custody Corporate
    Sales, and Client Service, JP Morgan, US
  • Vice President and Marketing Division Head, International Cash
    Management, Bankers Trust, US
  • Vice President of International Cash Management Sales and Product
    Management, Bank of Boston, Luxembourg and US
  • Market Research Executive, Lintas Limited, UK
Michele Allman-Ward, Managing Partner
A. Peter Allman-Ward, Partner, CFO

Peter Allman-Ward

Peter worked in finance for more than 30 years, with 25 years in the US
securities industry.  After several years in London with Arthur Young, he
worked in Luxembourg for International Minerals & Chemical as the Chief
Accountant for Europe before being transferred to New York in 1978 as
Manager of Systems, Planning & Analysis for the Carbon Products

He started on Wall Street in 1983 as the Finance Director of Morgan
Grenfell Inc., a New York Stock Exchange member firm which acquired C.
J. Lawrence in 1986; and of Morgan Grenfell Finance Inc., an early and
significant participant in the interest rate swaps industry.  After 5 years
with Deutsche Bank in New York, in 1995 he became the Chief Financial
Officer of Wedbush Morgan Securities Inc. in Los Angeles, a privately
owned diversified investment bank.  He established and became CEO of
Wedbush Europe Ltd., completing its membership in the London and
Warsaw Stock Exchanges in 2012.  

Peter remained a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in
England and Wales (“ICAEW”) from 1973 to 2012 and continues as a
member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
(“AICPA”), the publisher of the book entitled "Optimizing Company Cash"
which he co-authored with Michèle.

Peter is the Chief Financial Officer of AWA and AWAC.  He continues to
follow tax and accounting issues and especially the continuing
developments in the regulation of US broker-dealers by the Financial
Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) and the United States Securities
and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and offers consulting services in that

Academic and Professional Qualifications
•        BSc  - Southampton University, UK
•        MBA  - Fordham University, US
•        Fellow of the Institute of Accountants in England and Wales
•        Member of the AICPA
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