Estelle Lagorce

Estelle Lagorce

About Estelle Lagorce

Estelle Lagorce is the 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).

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

Laborless IT: Implausible Dream Or New Reality?

15-Dec-2016 | Estelle Lagorce

This is the fourth and final blog in a series about disruption in the digital age. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. IT that intelligently looks after itself, eliminating workflow-driven, repetitiv

Seven Technologies That Are Driving A Radically Different Controllership Function

12-Dec-2016 | Estelle Lagorce

This blog is the third of a series of four blogs about disruption in the digital age. Read Part 1 and Part 2. The controllership function in any company is ultimately responsible for the integrity