Title: Director of International Tax
Company: Verint Systems, Inc.
Location: Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
Michael Sims, Director of International Tax at Verint Systems, Inc., has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in accounting.
Having amassed nearly 20 years of professional experience, Mr. Sims has leveraged the skills and expertise he has gained during this time as the director of international tax at Verint Systems, Inc., since 2008. Prior to obtaining his current position, he was director of international tax reporting and analysis at Pfizer from 2004 to 2007, having been senior manager of international tax since 2000. In addition to his primary roles, he has been affiliated with a number of organizations in his community. A member of the Tax Executive Institute, he is the former chair of trustees at New Light Baptist Church.
Mr. Sims was inspired to pursue a career in the field from an early age, having initially intended to become a comptroller. However, he began working in corporate accounting and found that he had a talent and an interest in taxes at the state and local levels before moving on to international tax. He pursued an education with Montclair State University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in accounting in 1985. He continued his studies with Seton Hall University, earning a Master of Science in taxation in 1991. For his contributions to the field, he was presented with a Meritorious Service Award.
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