Simon Paris

About Simon Paris

Simon Paris, Global Head of Banking at SAP, is responsible for SAP´s end-to-end footprint & ambition in the banking industry, which today covers more than 3000 existing banking customers worldwide. Previously, Simon Paris has served as vice president of EMEA Enterprise Business Sales Transformation and Global Accounts at HP. Prior to his tenure with SAP he was a partner with the consulting firm Netdecisions and a senior associate with McKinsey & Company.

3 Attributes Of Trusted Leaders [VIDEO]

10-Jun-2015 | Simon Paris

Leadership strategies change with the times. In my career, I’ve experienced everything from authoritarian, my-way-or-the-highway management to leaders who seek broad consensus on even the smallest o


Business Transformation: Creating The Perfect Enterprise Is A Reality

29-Apr-2015 | Simon Paris

In 1972, the crew of the Apollo 17 took the iconic Blue Marble photograph of the Earth. Perhaps because it was the last picture of our planet taken by human hands (Apollo 17 was the last manned Moon

How Changing Banking Can Change The World

30-Aug-2012 | Simon Paris

As I mentioned in my last blog post, the last few years have seen unprecedented levels of scrutiny applied to the banking sector, and banks have found themselves criticised not only for their technica

How to Win Under the New Rules of Banking

26-Jul-2012 | Simon Paris

Every week – or at least that’s how it feels to some of the banking leaders I have spoken to – a letter arrives from a government agency with another reporting and compliance requirement to impl

The CIO – A Seat At The Table

5-Jun-2012 | Simon Paris

The Chief Information Officer’s role is a relatively new one, which the industry as a whole is still working out. Should the CIO report into the COO, the CFO, or to the CEO? Often the CIO is seen