A Fireside Supply Chain Chat with SAP’s Darcy MacClaren

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  1. Need to Collaborate? Why cFolders Might Be the Answer

    Reading time: 8 mins

    ManagementCollaboration tools are increasingly vital for SAP companies in several industries. While there are many to choose from, Alan Mendel and Eric Stajda of LeverX say SAP’s cFolders is a flexible, full-featured collaboration tool for sharing data quickly and easily with internal and external groups — with minimal implementation effort and user training. The rise…...…
  2. CFOs Face Growing Pressure Amid Role Evolution

    In today’s economy, CFOs are under tremendous pressure to do more with less. The pressure is only growing as executives must now contend with new compliance regulations and increased scrutiny from shareholders. Recent headlines underscore the mounting burden CFOs face as organizations consider all options to improve efficiency.  To better understand the sentiment of CFOs…...…
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    How Kyriba Helps CFOs Avoid Risk

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    The office of the CFO has seen an unparalleled expansion in its roles and responsibilities in recent years. Beyond just financial concerns, CFOs must also navigate ESG and GRC issues, mitigate fraud and other risks, and prepare for financial and supply chain disruptions. In this article, we will examine a list, provided by Kyriba, of…
  4. Leaders VS Laggards: How CFOs Are Navigating The Opportunities And Challenges Of Digital Transformation

    This white paper is hosted by SAPinsider and sponsored by WIS Executive Research Group. Digital transformation is radically changing every aspect of the business and placing greater demands on corporate leaders — nobody more so than the chief financial officer (CFO). Top finance executives are being expected to work closely with customers, seek business opportunities,…...…
  5. Nine ESG Actions CFOs and Finance Leaders Can Take Today

    Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategy and reporting are taking center stage as a top priority of many businesses today. Because of their position within the organization, CFOs are uniquely qualified to take action on such ESG initiatives. Yet many feel they are underprepared or unqualified to take the steps needed to enact ESG initiatives.…
  6. Digital Transformation for the Office of the CFO

    Finance organizations feel the effects of digital transformation as much as any other aspect of business. Manual back-office functions of the past have been increasingly automated and replaced, requiring the office of the CFO to learn new skills and provide new value to their companies. In this Q&A, learn from Todd McElhatton, CFO of SAP…
  7. Roadmap to Success: How a Financial Advisory can Support CFO Decision-making

    In the post-COVID era, CFOs must navigate market volatility, shifting customer behaviors, and hybrid work environments, necessitating rapid digitalization to stay competitive and streamline business processes. To tackle these challenges and capitalize on the benefits of digital transformation, such as task automation, improved performance management, and advanced reporting strategies, CFOs increasingly turn to financial advisories…
  8. Vertex CFO on Strong Earnings: Indirect Tax Automation is a Must-Have

    This week, Vertex released 2022 fourth-quarter earnings and full-year 2023 guidance above Wall Street’s expectations. On the earnings call with investors following the announcement, Vertex CEO David DeStefano spoke about the favorable tax compliance environment for his company’s product offerings. He stated, “Businesses today face immense regulatory change and indirect tax complexity. These challenges intensify…...…
  9. SAP’s North American CFO on the Impact of Digital Transformation on Finance Organizations

    Digital transformation is affecting all aspects of enterprises large and small—and perhaps no organization is affected as much as finance. Long stuck doing rote manual processes, finance departments can now use technology to transform their contributions to key business initiatives. This is true even at major technology providers, as SAP North America CFO Todd McElhatton…...…
  10. CFOs Take Note: Robotic Process Automation Brings Greater Efficiency and Intelligence to Finance Processes

    Most CFOs are well aware of the benefits of automating finance processes, such as increased efficiency. With the introduction of robotic process automation (RPA), there is an opportunity to significantly add to these benefits. RPA enables a more intelligent form of automation, including machine learning capabilities that can lead to advanced efficiency for a wide…