The last few months have confirmed the overwhelming importance of process automation in planning, budgeting and forecasting as well as financial reporting and consolidation. It’s a viewpoint independently supported by FSN’s latest research, “Automation in the Finance Function”, which shows that organisations that use advanced automation outperform their peers on almost every measure and are more resilient in the face of market disruption.
So the key question is, what level of automation is appropriate and where is automation heading in forecasting, consolidation and reporting??
To help answer and debate this question, Gary Simon, CEO of FSN, interviews Dr Fabrizio Tocchini, Global Head of Innovation at CCH Tagetik.