I had the pleasure of speaking at the AICPA and CIMA FP&A Conference this week, where I presented the practical side of making Digital Finance a reality.Continue reading “FP&A London – AICPA CIMA”
The accounts payable team is one of the most important in the accounting function. However, many AP teams are stuck in the dark ages, which means:
- monthly accounts cannot be prepared promptly, as AP is buried under a tsunami of invoices
- budget holders are unnecessarily tied up in authorising and approving all transactions – no matter how small
- suppliers are forever on the phone querying payments
- the management accountants’ analysis is undermined.
As I arrived at Holborn Bars to see the building covered in scaffolding and delivery lorries, my mood quickly shifted from excitement to the horror of finding an alternative venue at the last minute.