If we want to believe the hype then the treasurer’s days are numbered and we are all to be replaced by faceless, super-efficient and infallible machines producing copious and flawless results. But how much of this is true? Are treasurers slowly but surely becoming redundant?
It might sound too good to be true, but there is a way to gain greater visibility over group cash, reduce payments fraud, and extract further value from your ERP – without migrating decentralised subsidiaries into the ERP environment. Hanse Orga Group's CEO explains the benefits of the new hybrid cloud ERP model.
In the world of global philanthropy, financial transparency is the holy grail. When Pathfinder International heard about a solution that would allow tracking of donor funds from initial receipt down to in-country usage at the click of a button, it was a no-brainer.
As of June 2018, Hanse Orga Group has become ‘Serrala’ – a new brand for a technology-driven world, but one that still embodies the core values that clients know and expect. As well as rebranding, the company has also launched a new cloud solution and is now offering white-labelled solutions to banks as well.
Areas like cash forecasting can benefit from new technology that complements legacy systems but it is also crucial to look ahead to new challenges - such as regulatory issues posed by GDPR. The legislation will require a new compliance regime but focus on areas like cybercrime actually present a real opportunity, explains Royston Da Costa, Assistant Group Treasurer, Ferguson plc.