Henner Schliebs

About Henner Schliebs

Henner Schliebs is global vice president Audience Marketing for SAP S/4HANA and Finance at SAP. He is a progressive sales/marketing executive with 15+ years of experience in business software solutions focused on corporate functions. He has strong marketing and go-to-market skills and a proven track record in enterprise software solutions, along with significant experience in solution management and customer engagement.

finance, financial analysis, spend analysis, travel, expense management, procurement, T&E

Control Costs By Integrating T&E And Procurement Into A Single Financial Platform

6-Nov-2017 | Henner Schliebs

Sometimes I’m struck by the sheer volatility of our world. Economic trends, political change, and technology innovation all seem more dynamic than ever. As a result, CFOs can’t take their eye off

advanced analytics, finance, CFO, strategy

Three Misconceptions About Advanced Analytics

9-Oct-2017 | Henner Schliebs

As the role of the finance function continues to become more complex, proactive CFOs are recognizing that obtaining a real-time view of all business operations is no longer “nice to have,” but imp

How Machine Learning Can Optimize Finance Processes

18-May-2017 | Henner Schliebs

Machine learning is becoming a buzzword in nearly every industry today, and finance is no exception. As its applications and capabilities grow, machine learning is powering finance departments towards


A CFO’s Lesson On Living In The Moment

13-Dec-2016 | Henner Schliebs

As you sit here reading this, there’s a good chance you’ve overlooked something – or never noticed it in the first place, to be more precise. Most CFOs are very good at the strategic aspect of s

Why North American CFOs Are Bringing Dynamic FP&A To The Forefront

1-Dec-2016 | Henner Schliebs

As businesses become more digital, the charter of a modern finance executive is to increasingly focus on forward-looking tasks at a strategic and an operational level. To effectively execute at either

digital transformation, small and midsize business, SMB, SME, finance, CFO, leadership, digitization, digitalization

Three Digital Transformation Fundamentals Every Small And Midsize Business CFO Should Know

24-Aug-2016 | Henner Schliebs

Part 4 of the “Leading Through Digital Transformation” series Preparing a small or midsize business for a digital future is no easy task. Digital capabilities must not only align with goals, ac

Digital Economy And The Small Business: How CFOs Can Tip The Scale With Influence And Insight

3-Aug-2016 | Henner Schliebs

Part 1 of “Leading Through Digital Transformation” series Every finance leader of a small or midsize business has a to-do list that’s a mile long. Controlling growth and communicating perform

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

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

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