[On-Demand Webinar] Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain
The interdependence between the physical and the financial supply chain is growing. As supply chains become more complex, they are constantly stressed with change, the demand for operational advantage, and the necessity to meet the exact needs of customers. The stress from all the change impacts producers, logistics, and ultimately, working capital. What opportunities are you leaving on the table?
In order to become an adaptive enterprise, a company must transform their supply chain to be robust and agile. How so? By leveraging innovative technologies with AP automation, e-invoicing and future proof platforms to facilitate spend management and improves visibility into spend analytics.
Hear from Mike Jud, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Tradeshift and Krish Suresh, Global Practice Leader of Procurement at Bristlecone as they discuss:
• Need for increased visibility into procurement and improved vendor relationships
• Empowered procurement diagnostics and a single source of truth for all spend under management
• How teams can leverage automation technology and e-invoicing to optimize working capital and cash flow while building relationships with suppliers
• How stakeholders in the supply and financial chain can achieve working capital objectives without jeopardizing other objectives
Meet the Speakers
Senior Director, Product Marketing, Tradeshift
Mike Jud is the Senior Director of Product Marketing at Tradeshift. He has a long history with Procurement and Financial solutions and working with customers on best practices. Prior to Tradeshift, Mike was the Product Director at Procurement startup, Vroozi, where he was responsible for the roadmap for mobile Procurement, Marketplace, and AP Automation solutions. Prior to Vroozi, Mike was a Procurement Solution Manager at SAP for 15 years, where he engaged companies, big and small, to shape SAP’s Procurement portfolio and roadmap. Mike is building on that experience to deliver solutions that enable process improvement, organizational alignment, innovation, and continuous growth.
Global Practice Leader, Procurement, Bristlecone
Krish Suresh is the Global Practice Leader of Procurement for Bristlecone, with over 25 years of industry and consulting experience in procurement re-engineering, analytics, IT consulting and implementation of procurement solutions. Krish’s expertise in leading large P2P organizations and directing large shared services teams is complemented by a strong background in data management and solutions. Prior to Bristlecone, he held senior-level positions at multiple organizations including ACI, Apollo Group, Oracle and Ariba.
Meet the Hosts
Bristlecone, the trusted partner in supply chain transformation, specializes in building antifragile supply chains that enable businesses to create certainty and unlock value. Since 1998, clients across diverse industries have been turning to Bristlecone for supply chain, procurement and analytics solutions that produce higher performing and more profitable environments. Bristlecone drives digital transformation programs that empower businesses with the ability to forecast accurately, maximize savings, ensure positive customer experiences and improve overall corporate health. Bristlecone assets also tap into the power of sophisticated technologies to help clients realize the greatest value in the shortest amount of time. Visit https://bcone.com for more details.
Tradeshift drives supply chain innovation for the digitally connected economy. As the leader in supply chain payments and marketplaces, the company helps buyers and suppliers digitize all their trade transactions, collaborate on every process, and connect with any supply chain app. More than 1.5 million companies across 190 countries trust Tradeshift to process over half a trillion USD in transaction value, making it the largest global business network for buying and selling. Discover commerce for all at tradeshift.com.