How Accounts Payable and Finance Leaders Can Transform their CFO into an Automation Partner


On-demand Webinar | Free

Accounts payable automation projects hinge on financial support from the CFO. Hence it is imperative that accounts payable and finance leaders understand the aspects that matter the most to their CFOs and incorporate them into their automation proposal. But most of them don’t understand their CFO’s lingo. That’s the reason many automation proposals get stuck, despite the compelling benefits provided by the technology. In this webinar, the speakers will blend exclusive industry research with first-hand expertise to empower accounts payable and finance leaders through proven strategies for developing a winning proposal for accounts payable automation.

Some exciting takeaways:

  • Exclusive research on the pressures and priorities of CFOs in 2018
  • Role-specific improvements gained through Automation
  • Barriers faced during the journey of automation and ways to overcome the same 
  • The strategic benefits of accounts payable automation for CFOs
  • Common mistakes committed during business case development 
  • Must-have features CFOs need in an accounts payable solution 
  • An action plan backed by extensive research for developing a winning proposal for accounts payable automation
  • Change management best practices to ensure a seamless transition to a paper-less AP world

Mark Brousseau
Special Projects Editor, IOFM

Mark Brousseau is a noted analyst, speaker, writer and marketer, with more than 21 years of experience in advising leading providers of financial operations solutions and services.

Brousseau is president of Brousseau & Associates, a full-service strategic marketing and business development consultancy with the largest client base of any firm of its kind. Brousseau & Associates counts among its clients many top solutions and services providers in the payables, receivables, payments, document management, and healthcare verticals.

crop.IMG_20180205_213613.jpg.thumbnail-150px-square.150x150.jpegAastha Trivedi 
Trainer, Zycus E-Invoicing

Aastha is a product marketing specialist who spearheads Zycus E-Invoicing. She drives strategic initiatives like formulating growth strategies, developing the right product positioning, market development and thought leadership in the area of invoice processing and AP Automation digital initiatives.

Over a career span of 6 years, Aastha has worked closely with both the product and the customer aspects of numerous B2B organizations like Tata Steel and Loginradius. Building a technological solution to automate and optimize Tata Steel’s finance & supply chain has helped her understand the challenges in the area closely and evaluate possible solutions for various business cases to make finance and supply chain processes more efficient. Expertise in such varied fields has given her a holistic grasp of Procurement, Invoicing and technological adoption in same.

Continuing Education Credits available:

AP CertificationPP-OC_seal_APP_outline.FNL
Receive 1 CEU toward APM, APS, or P2P recertification! The Accounts Payable Certification and Procure-to-Pay Certification Programs are designed to establish standards for the profession and recognize Accounts Payable and Procure-to-Pay professionals who, by possessing related work experience and passing a comprehensive exam, have met stringent requirements for mastering the Accounts Payable and Procure-to-Pay bodies of knowledge.

This webinar is provided free of charge and underwritten by a sponsor. Following the webinar, you may be contacted by the sponsor with information about their products and services.