Ruud Willemsen

About Ruud Willemsen

Ruud is managing the go-to-market strategy & commercial success of supplier management and supplier risk solutions within the SAP Ariba portfolio, focussing on the European region.

partnerships, risk, risk management, supply chain

A Successful Partnership Requires Risk Sharing

14-May-2019 | Ruud Willemsen

Any change brings new risks that must be managed, and this is particularly true when operating in new global supply markets. How will businesses leverage these new supply markets while protecting the

supplier risk, supply chain, GRC, financial services, risk, fraud, third-party supplier risks

Supplier Risk Management In Financial Services: Overcoming The Dangers

31-Oct-2018 | Ruud Willemsen

The rise of third-party outsourcing has helped the financial services industry innovate and boost efficiency and earnings. Yet fallout from risk-related incidents has shot up as well, while research s

Why Netflix Went From DVD Services To Internet Streaming

16-May-2016 | Ruud Willemsen

“You have got to shoot, otherwise you can't score.” –Johan Cruyff Johan Cruyff was a Dutch professional football player and coach whose many brilliant quotes prove he was football’s ul


4 Reasons Why The B2B Payment Process Is Going To Change

9-Sep-2015 | Ruud Willemsen

Let's be honest: B2B payment is complicated, much more complicated than payments made by consumers. You're often dealing with timing issues caused by a changing payment term, while a payment run often