From the article written by APQC
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.