Ira Apfel

About Ira Apfel

Ira Apfel is Director of Communications & Editorial Content with the Association for Financial Professionals. He lives in Washington, DC with his wife and two daughters. They have a Shiba Inu puppy named Milo that runs their lives.

accounting, finance, AI, artificial intelligence, robots

Artificial Intelligence: The Nightmare Scenario

12-Sep-2017 | Ira Apfel

Have you heard the workplace horror story that’s making the rounds? It goes like this: Employee is made redundant by robot. Employee loses job. The end. The terrifying aspect to artifici

Building An FP&A Dashboard: Three Tips

21-Dec-2016 | Ira Apfel

With financial planning and analysis (FP&A) handling more and richer data, the onus is on practitioners to pick and choose the right information and present it in the right way to senior managemen

Syncing Financial And Non-Financial Data

22-Nov-2016 | Ira Apfel

Integrated planning is where FP&A is headed. To execute on its mandate as a true partner to the business, finance has to support its interpersonal relationship with the operations with a collabora