• MARLY ORTEGA

    Controller, Finance

    Miami, FL

What’s your work-life philosophy?
Whatever you do, be it professional or personal, make sure that it makes you happy— the process just as much as the result.

What do you like best about working at UDT?
The culture and the challenges. I am blessed to be surrounded by brilliant people, I am constantly amazed at what UDT can accomplish as ONE TEAM. The challenges make me a stronger professional and a stronger person every day. I love that UDT offers me a constant learning experience and allows me to be a part of so many great accomplishments.

How do you make clients’ lives easier?
Understanding our customer’s purchasing and accounting processes to enable our customers with solutions to efficiently do business with UDT.

How does your role play into the finance department?
Maximizing cashflow and the accuracy of reporting as well as working with other departments and stakeholders to promote UDT’s offerings.

What innovative ways are you implementing to continue streamlining finance?
Expanding the utility of our current systems to automate controls and developments that simplify the processing of orders throughout the cashflow cycle, while improving reporting.

What is the best professional advice you would give?
Embrace change and learn from it. Change should drive you to make yourself, people, and processes/systems even better. Also, have passion for what you do.

People would be surprised if they knew you…
I am clumsy and I am a huge country music fan. I am also the worst singer on the planet but I sing tons of songs for my daughter.

What do you enjoy doing on your time off?
Being in the moment, disconnecting, and enjoying new adventures with my family and friends. I adore the sea, nothing like an ocean breeze.

Marly enjoys singing to her daughter is a huge fan of country music enjoys UDT’s culture and challenging work