Haas Finance

Haas Finance

About Us

The Haas finance team is committed to providing the highest level of responsive, confidential and expert financial support to our Haas stakeholders.

The Haas finance team is located in S549.

Haas Finance Staff

  • Joacim BenitezJoacim Benitez
    Financial Analyst
    510-664-4001
    joacim_benitez@haas.berkeley.edu
    Joacim oversees the Budget & Forecast process, Funding Sources/Use Allocation, Executive Suite Reporting, and Fiscal Close. He is also our Campus Budget Office liaison and works closely with the teams managing the campus financial systems. Joacim joined the Finance team in 2012 as a work-study student and joined the team full-time soon after graduation.
  • Gill TaccaGill Tacca
    Financial Analyst
    510-664-7638
    tacca@haas.berkeley.edu
    Gill focuses on Management Reporting, and Chart of Accounts Maintenance, and assists in Budget/Forecast/Fiscal Close. He is also in charge of FTE Reporting and works closely with Campus Shared Services HR and Haas HR to ensure FTE Governance. He oversees the Card Procurement Program and Business Services. Gill joined the team in Jan/2017
  • Soohyun ChonSoohyun Chon
    Financial Analyst
    510-642-9040
    soohyunchon@haas.berkeley.edu
    Soohyun focuses on special projects on behalf of the CFO. She conducts data driven analyses and manages projects to improve the financial resources allocations and operational efficiency of Berkeley-Haas.
  • Sumit DhewajooSumit Dhewajoo
    Financial Analyst
    510-642-9133
    sumitd@berkeley.edu
    Sumit supports all centers and institutes at Haas. He works as an intermediary between the CFO and various units to oversee their finances and operations. Sumit also works closely with Development and Alumni Relations by providing data to achieve their fundraising goals. He also assists in such Business Services activities as procurement and cash handling, leveraging his close relationships with Campus Shared Services.
  • Monica PorterLuis F. Ruiz
    Financial Analyst
    510-643 -4782
    luisruiz@haas.berkeley.edu
    During the last five years with Haas Finance, Luis has had the pleasure of providing FP&A support to multiple units in the School. Currently he focuses on FP&A for Academic Instruction, Faculty Research and HR. When Luis is not on Campus, he enjoys watching soccer and spending time with his family in Santa Barbara and Visalia.
  • Monica PorterKellie Leung
    Financial Analyst
    510-642-9754
    kellieleung@berkeley.edu
    Kellie focuses on Financial Planning & Analysis for Degree Programs and Financial Aid. She is also responsible for the Haas submission to campus of student fee proposals. During her free time, Kellie enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors.