Estelle Lagorce

About Estelle Lagorce

Estelle Lagorce is Senior Director, Global Partner Marketing, at SAP. She leads the global planning, successful implementation and business impact of integrated marketing programs with top global Strategic Partner across priority regions and countries (demand generation, thought leadership).

travel spend, CFO, spend management

The Trouble With Travel Spend: Unpacking A CFO’s Perennial Puzzle

21-Jan-2019 | Estelle Lagorce

There’s nothing like meeting with customers and business partners face to face. The opportunity to capture their attention, engage them in the conversation, and drive productive collaboration is unm

data management, data analytics, data quality, analytics, context

Why Context Is The Key To Helping Data-Driven Misfits Fit In

14-Jan-2019 | Estelle Lagorce

A business is no longer just a business. It’s an intelligent system of people, processes, sensors, and machines capturing, exchanging, and processing vast amounts of data. For most companies, taking

2017 CFO Primer: 8 Emerging IT Trends That Will Redefine Finance

3-May-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

The widespread acceptance of Big Data, advanced analytics, and cloud technology has quickly transitioned the CFO role from financial controller to highly strategic partner. The competition for finance

GRC, governance, risk, compliance, Deloitte, core finance system

Cyber-Risk Management Built In From The Start As Deloitte Transforms Its Core Finance System

15-Feb-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

Core system revitalization is one of eight key trends that lead to digital innovation in the Deloitte report “Tech Trends 2016.” And it’s a key trend that's likely to continue. There are cyb

cloud computing, m&a, mergers, acquisitions, ERP

Words Of Wisdom From Deloitte: Why M&A Loves The Cloud

1-Feb-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

Consider this. You want to acquire a division of a company that is up for sale. It fits perfectly with your business. The price is right, and all the negotiations have gone well. But then the quest

Indivior: Connecting The Business With A Digital Core To Run Live

25-Jan-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

If merging and acquiring a company is a challenge for the office of the CFO, spinning off an internal organization also poses major complications for both the parent company and the spin-off. It’s p

finance, CFO, finance operations, digital finance, digital business, Carter's

Transforming The Role Of Finance At Iconic Retailer Carter’s

19-Jan-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

Finance leaders everywhere are recognizing that they need to play a more proactive role in guiding their companies’ strategy for the future. In a report prepared by CFO Research in collaboration

Say Hello To Your New Finance Colleague: The Cognitive Assistant

10-Jan-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

Artifical intelligence (AI) has been talked about for years. But it is only with the advent of Big Data and low-cost, high-performance graphics processing units (GPUs) that machine learning capabiliti

Four Steps To Next-Generation Business Planning At Village Roadshow

3-Jan-2017 | Estelle Lagorce

Business planning at organizations is often characterized by a multitude of spreadsheets and lots of manual activity to bring data together from disparate sources. The result is a time-consuming exerc

data present

Customer-Centricity: The Best Christmas Present Ever?

22-Dec-2016 | Estelle Lagorce

The holiday season is upon us. Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but the rush is still on to promote and sell products and services to eager shoppers. So how do companies make their vo