Navigating SAP solutions for record-to-report

SAP has a host of solutions that can support various parts of the record to report process from group reporting and consolidations to end-to-end close. This session will clarify how SAP’s solutions fit together for an end-to-end process, provide a roadmap, as well as illustrate how they are using third party and solution extensions to extend their overall capabilities. You will learn:

  • How solutions such SAP S/4HANA, SAP S/4HANA for group reporting, SAP S/4HANA cloud for advanced financial closing, and BlackLine solutions come together to bolster SAP’s portfolio
  • Key decision criteria so that you make the right decision about what solutions to use for specific scenarios
  • What the roadmap is for these solutions and how they work together
  • Key pre-requisites and requirements for deployment


Birgit Starmanns Global Head of oCFO COE Thought Leadership Strategy and Programs, SAP
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Birgit Starmanns is the Global Head of oCFO COE Thought Leadership Strategy and Programs in the Global Center of Excellence for Finance and Risk. She also has responsibility for the go-to-market of new finance and risk solutions that leverage new technologies such as machine learning and cloud, and the business benefits they can bring to organizations. Her functional experience is in finance and management accounting, including SAP S/4HANA Finance, as well as core SAP ERP and SAP EPM. Birgit has over 30 years of experience across the Center of Excellence (COE), solution marketing, solution management, strategic customer communities, and management consulting organizations. Prior to SAP, she was a principal in management consulting organizations, including Price Waterhouse and several boutique firms. Birgit holds a BA and MBA from the College of William and Mary.