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Key Themes from eCapital’s Virtual FP&A Roundtable on Finance Analytics

In July of 2020, Brian Kalish (Principal, Kalish Consulting) hosted a virtual roundtable conversation, sponsored by eCapital Advisors, for FP&A professionals on the topic of finance data and analytics. The roundtable’s participants discussed topics including:

  • The changing landscape of data and analytics
  • The need for drill-down capabilities in analytics tools
  • The importance of data strategy and governance; and
  • What organizations need to take their analytics to the next level.

This article provides a summary of key themes from participants’ conversations on these topics, including top pain points as well as future analytics aspirations.