Ilona Cristea

Assistant Finance Director - Property Services and Commercial | Peabody

Professional background: Finance, Housing

Speaking experience: Chair/moderator, Panellist

Speaker topics: Strategies for managing and mentoring finance teams during periods of significant change, such as mergers or restructures; Finance Business Partnering: Best Practices and Case Studies; Accounting for Fire Safety Remediation; Technical Accounting, Budgeting and Financial Projections, Repairs and DLOs from finance perspective.

Ilona  is a seasoned finance professional specialising in the housing sector. With over two decades of experience, she is an FCCA-qualified accountant skilled in business partnering, group accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting. Currently employed as Assistant Finance Director for Property Services and Commercial at Peabody, Ilona leads complex financial strategies, ensuring precision and driving performance. Recognised for her exceptional leadership, she actively promotes an inclusive culture and serves as Chair of the G15 Technical Accounting Group. Ilona is committed to contributing to diverse and inclusive workplaces.

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