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About Henner Schliebs

Henner Schliebs is SAP’s global finance audience marketing executive. In this capacity, he is responsible for driving the adoption of SAP solutions for the Office of the CFO globally, bringing automation, integration, and flexibility through real-time finance possibilities into the departments of the CFO.

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Using Predictive Analytics For Planning, Forecasting – And Decision-Making

2-Feb-2016 | Henner Schliebs

In a global survey of 1,544 CFOs and finance executives by CFO Research, three-quarters anticipate making effective use of Big Data over the next five years. Finance organizations will need to make si

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Four Key Trends For Midmarket Companies’ CFOs To Watch

29-Jan-2016 | Henner Schliebs

A survey from Deloitte, “2015 report on America’s economic engine,” found that in the U.S., the confidence in the economy among execs in midmarket companies is high. Compared to Deloitte’s las

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Are You Seeing The Signals? How Finance Analytics And KPIs Can Help CFOs Guide The Way

16-Dec-2015 | Henner Schliebs

Have you ever taken a close look at your dashboard when the car's computer displays key performance indicators (KPIs)? No? Yes, but not really? I am confident in saying that 99.9% of readers will answ

In The Boardroom: Strategy And Risk Assessment Getting More Attention [INFOGRAPHIC]

4-Dec-2015 | Henner Schliebs

A recent survey by KPMG on strategy and risk found that top executives and board members are taking steps to become more actively involved in their respective companies’ strategy and risk assessment

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CFO Salaries Expected To Rise In 2016

2-Dec-2015 | Henner Schliebs

Robert Half recently released its salary guide for 2016, and the outlook for finance jobs in general is healthy. Finance personnel can look forward to a 4%–5% salary bump next year, while CFOs can e

Survey: Board Directors Less Engaged In Cybersecurity [INFOGRAPHIC]

11-Nov-2015 | Henner Schliebs

As more companies move toward adopting digital technologies, they acquire and store increasing amounts of data not just from customers, but also on internal finances and performance. This data is cruc

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Cybersecurity: An Essential Role For CFOs

19-Oct-2015 | Henner Schliebs

Recent cases of high-profile cyber attacks on commercial firms have demonstrated the resourcefulness and persistence of cyber criminals. Even while cybersecurity is now a matter of concern for every c

Boosting Efficiency For CFOs And The Finance Function

14-Oct-2015 | Henner Schliebs

One of the challenges that CFOs face is measuring and monitoring business performance in a timely manner. CFOs who were considered to be value integrators were often ahead of their competitors due to

Are You Seeing The Signals? How Finance Analytics And KPIs Can Help CFOs Guide The Way

11-May-2015 | Henner Schliebs

Have you ever taken a close look at your dashboard when the car computer displays key performance indicators (KPIs)? No? Yes, but not really? I am confident in saying that 99.9% of you will answer wit

Simple Predictive Finance: The Power Of Storytelling And The War For Talent

11-Sep-2014 | Henner Schliebs

In this blog series, I’ve covered some of the key points that I believe can help people better understand the context of predictive finance (see Simple Predictive Finance: Why the Dream Is a Reality