Welcome to a jam-packed October issue of Gigabit magazine
The role of supply chains is changing at breakneck speed, driven by a worldwide business movement towards digitisation. Companies of all sizes are attempting to transform their supply chain and procurement functions, with varying degrees of success. A recent industry study found that while 83% of respondents believe digital transformation will be impactful, only 5% of respondents have highly automated processes.
We speak to Dr Stijn-Pieter van Houten, Director Supply Chain Strategy & Operations for Deloitte NW Europe and Arjan de Witt, Manager at Deloitte Consulting, who are changing the perception of consumer businesses and retailers about how effective supply chains operate.
Elsewhere, our expert digital strategist this month is Ceridian’s Managing Director for Europe, Ross Tracey. Ceridian is taking the lead in human capital management and Tracey is the driver behind the UK launch of its disruptive Dayforce platform. Ceridian – a leader in the human capital management sector since its foundation in 1932 – believes it has the answer to this growing demand.
Elsewhere we talk to business leaders at MONETA Money Bank and Align, among many others, who address the burning issues affecting their respective companies.
Our Digital Disruption feature this month focuses on fintech products currently making a real difference in industry as Marko Elezovic, Head of Technology at Oradian, discusses the potential impact of technology on financial inclusion.
Our Top 10 list details the standout IT service providers in the world, as ranked in Everest Group’s 2018 Service Provider of the Year awards. Plus, we provide an exhaustive list of the best events and conferences from around the globe.