Khalil El-Hendi is the Senior Director of Finance at Outlook Amusements. In this role, Khalil is responsible for the accounting, financial and analytical needs of Outlook Amusements, utilizing a data-driven approach to solve complex business challenges. Over the last several years, Khalil has built a team at Outlook Amusements with a focus on identifying insightful performance metrics that provide a thorough understanding of various customer segments and developing financial models that allow for the forecasting of future financial and operational performance.
Prior to joining Outlook Amusements, Khalil was a Finance Manager at Edelman, the largest independent global Public Relations agency. In this role, Khalil was responsible for all budgeting and forecasting managed out of the Los Angeles office, which included clients such as Starbucks and Shell. He began his career with Countrywide Financial in 2003, managing the Warehouse lending credit and compliance teams, then later moving on to manage the Client Solution team, a hybrid role brought on by rapid changes that were occurring within the mortgage lending landscape.
Khalil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from California State University, Northridge and recently obtained his MBA from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business.