Prof. Dr. Werner Gleißner, Board, FutureValue Group AG, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Honorary Professor at the TU Dresden: Preparing the management decisions The central question in risk management is: what does management do with risk? Decisions under uncertainty require risk measurement. The only task of the management is to make decisions. All other tasks can be delegated. The […]

Congress der Controller 2018

Mike Prado, VP and Chief Procurement Officer, StanleyBlack&Decker, New Britain CT, USA; StanleyBlack & Decker’s Long Term Financial Success The second day of the Controller Congress 2018 started with a speech by Mike Prado who reported about the financial success of StanleyBlack & Decker. First he introduced the company and some financial data: sales 2017: […]

Congress der Controller 2018

Dr. Nicholas Matten, Managing Director Sales, Marketing and Finance, Stiebel Eltron GmbH & Co. KG – Digitalization at Stiebel Eltron: Digitalization of the product (IoT), digitalization of the products (Industrie 4.0), digitalization of sales processes (new services), digitalization of the processes (integrated workflows), standardization and processes (SAP corporate world until the end of 2020) with […]

Congress der Controller 2018

Siegfried Gänßlen, Welcome speech Siegfried Gänßlen, Member of the Board, International Association of Controllers, opened the biggest controlling conference in Europe, Controlling Congress 2018 organized by the ICV. In his welcome speech he said that a high numer of participants shows that the motto of the Congress, „Controlling on the Move”, touched the hearts of […]

Congress der Controller 2018

The special, emotional moment of this year’s ICV General Meeting: standing ovations for the now former ICV Chairman Siegfried Gänßlen, after he informed the participants that the Executive Board, at his suggestion, would welcome Prof. Dr. Heimo Losbichler elected as successor to the honorary post of ICV Chairman. There were flowers from Heimo Losbichler for […]

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“The digitalization of the financial organization needs to be accelerated significantly: this is the only way companies can achieve their growth goals while cutting costs.” According to the company, the Hackett Group had interviewed nearly 200 executives working in the financial environment of large international companies with annual revenues of at least $1 billion for […]

IT, BI, Analytics, Digitalisierung, Ratgeber, Szene

A request for support from the FH Upper Austria has reached us: As part of his master thesis “Forecasting using Predictive Analytics” in the study program Controlling, Accounting and Financial Management of the Faculty Steyr Thomas Hutflötz is looking for participants of an online survey. The aim of the survey is to determine the current […]

IT, BI, Analytics, Digitalisierung, Methoden & Erfahrungen, Ratgeber

Where are the links between digital transformation and communication controlling? We dealt with this question at the meeting of the ICV expert work group Communications Controlling last Thursday and Friday in Bonn. Deutsche Telekom AG provided ideal working conditions at its corporate headquarters and deserves a big thank you for the generous hospitality. At the […]

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