A prominent technology analyst for most of his career, Magnus has deep expertise in strategic sourcing, procure-to-pay and other procurement software categories. He has a keen eye for identifying global opportunities and developing market strategies given his extensive knowledge of the landscape. Plus, his technical acumen is instrumental in crafting sales and marketing messaging and positioning. Prior to Basware, he was an analyst at Spend Matters, a global content community and hub for procurement, finance, treasury, and supply chain professionals, as well as Gartner, a leading research and advisory company. He started out in the early 2000s in direct materials procurement at AstraZeneca and worked in various procurement and strategic sourcing roles at Scandinavian Airlines, IBX, Atlas Copco Tools, Effective Sourcing AB and SAAB.
Global economic uncertainty caused by COVID-19 is forcing application leaders to rethink their future investment strategies. Given that no vendor can provide a highly integrated, deeply functional, end-to-end solution and that large suites carry slow time to value, it may make sense for application leaders to start small and deploy best-of-breed modules that deliver a quick return on investment (ROI). Join our session to find out how clear use cases and relatively few stakeholders make AP a low risk, high impact focus area.