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Tackling the complexities of master data management for enhanced business insight

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Managing master data to create a database of reliable information is at the top of everyone’s agenda. This will help shared services to standardise the processes and secure end-to-end finance flows. Peter Palm, Information Manager - Control Accounting at Akzo Nobel Functional Chemicals, shows how they made huge progress in this space, and with an imminent merger on their doorstep, further measures will be in place to improve on the work they have already done.

Managing master data to create a database of reliable information is at the top of everyone’s agenda. This will help shared services to standardise the processes and secure end-to-end finance flows.

Peter Palm, Information Manager - Control Accounting at Akzo Nobel Functional Chemicals, shows how they made huge progress in this space, and with an imminent merger on their doorstep, further measures will be in place to improve on the work they have already done.

This enlightening presentation from Maximising SAP to Enhance Finance Shared Services Excellence 2011 conference will investigate:  

  • Challenges for Akzo Nobel in a shared SAP system environment
  • The path from ‘traditional’ to ‘advanced’ master data management
  • What supportive tools are available and what selection criteria you should use to drive your decision
  • Ensuring your governance of master data for long-term success
  • What lies ahead for Akzo Nobel on a corporate level: a balancing act between independent businesses and harmonised processes
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