Mark Boakes

Client Advisory and Strategy Thomson Reuters

Mark serves as a Client Advisory & Strategy Consultant for Thomson Reuters. In his previous role at GE he spent 5 years as a Finance Systems specialist, covering accounting, consolidation, planning and reporting needs of over 40 Consumer and Commercial banks. Then 3 years as programme leader of a Global Finance Transformation focused on end-to-end accounting standard process and tool-set for statutory reporting, to enable migration to a shared service environment. A very large project; 120 countries and 1,200 legal entities – a great example of standardisation on a global scale. Mark now works on client advisory and strategy at Thomson Reuters in London working with Global MNCs on similar transformational centralisation journeys.

Week 1 Friday, 11th September: Themed Presentations (Free to Attend)

Friday, September 11th, 2020

10:30 AM Harmonising Global Financial reporting through intelligent technology

  • Centralisation and Trend to CoE - Insight into overall SSC direction and the move towards added value tasks
  • Solving the Challenges to enable flexible Deployment - Understand how the concerns can be overcome with Intelligent Tech and how this ultimately enables risk-based flexibility in deployment.
  • Deeper Dive into How Technology can Solve - Understand current and future models and focus on the core benefits tech can deliver and challenges it can solve.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Mark.

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