2021 Customer Journeys in Finance and Accounting: An executive perspective

2021 marks a year of recovery and optimism. Understand how finance teams are gearing up for the coming year and how they are tackling challenges and making the most out of key opportunities. In this session we will discuss the latest trends related to Finance journeys to SAP S/4HANA, the cloud, the digitization of tax, and the use of automation to optimize core finance and accounting processes. You will also hear from SAP executive Martin Naraschewski about how SAP’s solution roadmap and strategy is evolving to support the office of the CFO in 2021 and how finance leaders are managing change and embracing innovation.


Rizal Ahmed SAPinsider
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Rizal (Riz) serves as Wellesley Information Service’s Chief of Content. He oversees content and business planning, helping WIS’s global customers and partners discover new ways to leverage content for competitive advantage. Prior to WIS, Riz was a Research Associate with Forrester Research and a reporter for the Manila Times in the Philippines. Riz earned dual degrees from Dartmouth College in History and Economics.

Vicki Smith TreeHouse Food
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Over the past 20 years, implemented SAP solutions in the Food Manufacturing Industry domestically and abroad. Primary focus has been supporting the Finance & Accounting communities by providing solutions to drive efficiencies across OTC, PTP, and RTR processes. At TreeHouse Foods, SAP projects include implementing BPC, VIM, Material Ledger, and most recently Central Finance with Central Payments, FSCM and Treasury & Risk Management.

Mark Slater Walgreens Boots Alliance
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Mark Slater is the VP – Platform Information Officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance. Mark has worked for WBA for the last year after spending 18 years in various consulting and industry positions leading global transformation initiatives. He is responsible for Finance, Human Resources, Procurement and Corporate Systems across WBA. Mark holds an MBA in Finance from DePaul University and a bachelor’s degrees in Computer Information Systems from Illinois State University.