Meet your SSOW 2019 speakers

European SSON Advisory Panel


Bobby Abraham
Bobby Abraham
Vice President Finance Transformation
AstraZeneca
Caroline Basyn
Caroline Basyn
Global Chief Information Officer and Global Business Services Officer
Mondelez Business Services
Jean Claude de Vera
Jean Claude de Vera
President
AgileGBS, and Former Vice President of Global Business Services LafargeHolcim
Kamila Grembowicz
Kamila Grembowicz
Senior Vice President Global Business Services
Adidas
Chris Gunning
Chris Gunning
Global Functional Owner - COE / GBS - Accounts & Commercial / Finance
Apollo Tyres
Sandy Khanna
Sandy Khanna
Managing Director, Group Business Services
BT
Maciej Piwowarczyk
Maciej Piwowarczyk
Vice President, Global Business Services
Discovery
Mike Stops
Mike Stops
Group Director Service Centres
NSG
Alexander von Thielmann
Alexander von Thielmann
Senior Vice President Shared Services
Siemens

Big Ideas Speakers


Mandy Hickson
Mandy Hickson
Former Royal Air Force Fast Jet Pilot & Motivational Speaker
Hickson
Clara Durodié
Clara Durodié
Ai Technology Strategist
and Big Ideas Speaker
Erica Ingham
Erica Ingham
CFO
Mediacom

SSOW Impact Awards Judges


Chris Gunning
Chris Gunning
Global Functional Owner - COE / GBS - Accounts & Commercial / Finance
Apollo Tyres
Bobby Abraham
Bobby Abraham
Vice President Finance Transformation
AstraZeneca
Irina Chernousenko
Irina Chernousenko
Interim Director for Finance & Accounting Shared Services Centre
JLL
Phil Priest
Phil Priest
Senior Vice President Global Business Services
Smith & Nephew
Joanne Griffin
Joanne Griffin
EMEA Accounting Operations Director
LinkedIn
Andrew Parris
Andrew Parris
Director of Shared Services
Tarmac
Fraser Kirk
Fraser Kirk
Vice President Global Human Resources Shared Services Programme
Brambles
Kamila Grembowicz
Kamila Grembowicz
Senior Vice President Global Business Services
Adidas
Mike Stops
Mike Stops
Group Director Service Centres
NSG
Sarunas Suipis
Sarunas Suipis
Vice President Operations and Managing Director
Western Union Processing Lithuania
Ramkumar Ramaswamy
Ramkumar Ramaswamy
General Manager, Strategy Finance Operations
Shell
Grace Winters
Grace Winters
SSC Director
Abbott

Speakers


Sumit Mitra
Sumit Mitra
CEO Tesco Global Business Service
Tesco
Angela Mangiapane
Angela Mangiapane
President, Mars Global Services
Mars Inc
Alexander von Thielmann
Alexander von Thielmann
Senior Vice President Shared Services
Siemens
Jim MacDougall
Jim MacDougall
Director, Global HR Services
Amazon
Suzanne Ryder
Suzanne Ryder
Vice President Finance Operations
Pearson
Isabel Duarte
Isabel Duarte
Head of Global Financial Services, Lisbon
Grünenthal Group
Marina Kabirova
Marina Kabirova
Managing Director of Shared Services Center and Head of Operations
Raiffeisen Bank
Csaba Szende
Csaba Szende
EMEA BSC Site Leader & Managing Director
Eaton
Ann-Katrin Kackur
Ann-Katrin Kackur
Senior Director Global Business Services, Hire-to-Retire
Adidas
Maciej Piwowarczyk
Maciej Piwowarczyk
Vice President Business Services
Discovery
Deborah Kops
Deborah Kops
Industry Influencer and Shared Services Expert
Sourcing Change
Fred Stierlin
Fred Stierlin
Vice President Shared Services
Burberry
Wendy Allardes
Wendy Allardes
Senior Director, HR Operations
Thermo Fisher
Teresa Michelena
Teresa Michelena
Director Global Business Services Center HR, Europe
Mastercard
Nadia Hutchinson
Nadia Hutchinson
Global Human Resources Operations Director
Kantar
Eduardo Peniche
Eduardo Peniche
Managing Director, Avis Budget Group Global Shared Services
Avis Budget Group
Todd Naughton
Todd Naughton
Vice President, Global Business Services
Zebra Technologies
Lori Sawyer Jenson
Lori Sawyer Jenson
Vice President Global Human Resources Services
DB Schenker
Jasmeet Narang
Jasmeet Narang
Governance, Control & Client Management Director
Santander
Fernando Pons
Fernando Pons
Vice President and CAO
EBRD
Mayte Valverde Elices
Mayte Valverde Elices
Director Data Quality Global Centres
Santander
Rolf Lux
Rolf Lux
Head of Strategy and Operations, Global Business Services
Swiss Re
Sandeep Kulkarni
Sandeep Kulkarni
Global Shared Services Consultant Director
Jaguar Land Rover
Rob Van den Wijngaard
Rob Van den Wijngaard
Manager Finance Shared Service Centre
University Leiden
Orla Weare
Orla Weare
Senior Manager, Operational Excellence for HR Services
Amazon
Lorant Besnyi
Lorant Besnyi
Head of Accounting & Tax
MOL
Colin Leigh
Colin Leigh
General Manager, Tele2 Shared Service Centre
Tele2
Olga Baptista
Olga Baptista
Business Services Director
Chassis Brakes
Mike Webb
Mike Webb
Executive Vice President, Head of Operations
Solvay Business Services
Claus Peter Schründer
Claus Peter Schründer
Senior Vice President, HR Special Services
Deutsche Telekom AG - Services Europe
John Dickens
John Dickens
Head of Supplied Services
HSBC
Adrian Maciszewski
Adrian Maciszewski
Managing Director Global Business Services
QVC
Marius Ivanauskas
Marius Ivanauskas
Head of Global Services & Operations
Telia Company
Rab Laszlo
Rab Laszlo
Director of Order to Cash
Acelity
Russell Sowden
Russell Sowden
HR Programme Manager
UCL
Ghassan Ashkar
Ghassan Ashkar
Chief Financial Officer
Azadea Group
Fraser Kirk
Fraser Kirk
Vice President Global Human Resources Shared Services Programme
Brambles
Massimo Cecchi
Massimo Cecchi
Financial Services Director
Barilla
Andrew Wilson
Andrew Wilson
Business Transformation Director
BAE Systems
Albano Magalhaes
Albano Magalhaes
General Manager
SEGautomotive
Helen Emmett
Helen Emmett
Operations Director Global Financial Services
Experian
Thomas Haseneder
Thomas Haseneder
Global Head Global Business Services Finance Services
Ingram Micro
Hannah Reeve
Hannah Reeve
Event Director
SSON
Gareth Morgan
Gareth Morgan
SVP Transformation, Enabling Functions
Pearson
Lena Ellehede
Lena Ellehede
Director, GBS, Process & Projects
Velux
Jean Claude de Vera
Jean Claude de Vera
President
AgileGBS
Gloria Henry
Gloria Henry
Assistant Vice President - Operations and Director BPO/Shared Services
Port Authority of Jamaica
Jasmeet Narang
Jasmeet Narang
Governance, Control & Client Management Director
Santander
Vincent Vloemans
Vincent Vloemans
Group Business Process and Technology Director
Heineken
Albano Magalhães
Albano Magalhães
Vice President & General Manager
SEG Automotive
Karen Schulz-Kiske
Karen Schulz-Kiske
Head of Operations Europe
Resolution Life
Nuno Chung
Nuno Chung
Executive Board Member
EDP Valor
Andreas Leykauf
Andreas Leykauf
Director Global Business Services
Bosch
Dave Marton
Dave Marton
Vice President, Global Shared Services
Carlsberg Group
Robbert Aerts
Robbert Aerts
Regional Service Lead EMEA, Global Business Services
AkzoNobel
Mike Smith
General Manager, GBS Cork, Kuala Lumpur & Mexico City
Eli Lilly Cork Ltd – Global Business Solutions Centre
Alcinda Reis
Alcinda Reis
Area Leader of Asset Management
SONAE
Rahul Malhotra
Rahul Malhotra
Director of Service Delivery
Avis Budget Group BSC (Hungary)
Irina Mihaescu
Irina Mihaescu
SSC Treasury Manager
Sonae Sierra
Alexandra Ferreira
Alexandra Ferreira
SSC Manager
Sonae Sierra
Cristina Apetrei
Cristina Apetrei
Chief of Staff of the CEO
Societe Generale European Business Services
Moritz von Butler
Moritz von Butler
Global Head of Change and Operational Excellence HR Operations
Credit Suisse
Anton Blokland
Anton Blokland
Vice President - Head of Global Business Process
Telenor Group
Richard Boxall
Richard Boxall
Global Head of HR Operations
Credit Suisse
Matthias Maschke
Matthias Maschke
SVP HR Services & Head of Simplify & Digitalize Hire-to-Retire
Deutsche Telekom
Sandor van Rijn
Sandor van Rijn
Director EFS
WarnerBros International
Joachim Britsch
Associate Director, Accounting Teamlead Systems & Data
Finance Innovation Europe
Julia Virgoe
Julia Virgoe
Director, Global Finance and HR Services
Envigo ++++
Nima Motazed
Nima Motazed
Managing Director, Head of Global Services Bratislava
Swiss Re
Bill Bentaieb
Bill Bentaieb
Head of Finance Transformation
Enhanced Personal Security Provider
Eva Makedonska
Eva Makedonska
HR Director
Ingram Micro
Justyna Andrzejewska
Justyna Andrzejewska
Global H2R Delivery Director
McCormick
Barbara Hodge
Principal Analyst & Global Digital Content Editor
Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON)
Maria Salvatore
Maria Salvatore
Director of Finance Operations
BMI Group
Jarek Wojnarowski
Jarek Wojnarowski
SSC Director
Velux
Tamsin Hoborough
Tamsin Hoborough
VP Finance Shared Services
Coca-Cola European Partners
Conceição Martins
Associate Director Accounting Europe
Teva Pharmaceuticals
Alyona Konstantinova
Alyona Konstantinova
MyP&O Director Europe, MGS P&O
Mars Global Services
Dr. Frank Schüler
Dr. Frank Schüler
Managing Director Global Service Center
DHL
Jon Kohler
Jon Kohler
Audit Sales, Europe
APEX Analytix
Lawrence Lynch
Lawrence Lynch
Finance Director - PMO, CI, Process & Controls EU
Takeda Business Services
Aleksandrs Bogdanovs
Group Business Controller
ICA AB
Emma Forster
Managing Director
Spark44
Philip Mannhart
Philip Mannhart
Director Global HR Services Management
Bosch
Helen Webb
Helen Webb
Operations Director
Spark44
Edoardo Peniche
Edoardo Peniche
Managing Director
Avis Budget Group, Global Shared Services
Avinash Panchal
VP Technology
Tech Mahindra
Christophe MacGarry
Christophe MacGarry
Director of Finance Transformation
Faurecia
Altaf Patel
Altaf Patel
Business Transformation Director
Tesco
Anna Nowak
GBS Director, Order-to-Cash Process Excellence
Adidas
Syazana Lim
Syazana Lim
Data Research Analyst
SSON Analytics
Maciej Kulbat
Maciej Kulbat
Managing Director, Global Business Services
Avon
Date Reitsema
Date Reitsema
Global Director, Employee Experience
Atos
Simina Darabă
Simina Darabă
Robotics Process Automation Lead
E.ON
Wojciech Karpinski
Wojciech Karpinski
Center Director
Amway Business Service Center Europe
Catalina Magui
Catalina Magui
Head of HR Shared Service Center
Societe Generale European Business Services
Laurence Collins
Laurence Collins
Founder
Future of Work Digital Disruptors Network
Michał Kościanek
Michał Kościanek
WE Operations Director
Carlsberg Shared Services
Salvatore Russo
Salvatore Russo
GBS Strategy Director
AstraZeneca

Our expert vendor speakers


Chris Jasper
Chris Jasper
Enterprise Account Executive
Tradeshift
Kapil Jain
Kapil Jain
Senior Vice President and Global Head of Sales and Enterprise Capability
Infosys BPM
Rakesh Sangani
Rakesh Sangani
CEO & Senior Advisor for GBS and Operational Transformation
Proservartner
Albert Peynsaert
Albert Peynsaert
Vice President Global Business Development
APEX Analytix
Krystian Bestry
Krystian Bestry
Chief Executive Officer
Adaptive Group
Simon Robinson
Simon Robinson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Level
Robert Kathmann
Robert Kathmann
Finance Transformation Expert
Blackline
Tom Brearley
Tom Brearley
Financial Solutions Leader - comms media and utilities
Oracle
Jules Smeets
Jules Smeets
ERP Strategy Director
Oracle
Ian Fox
Ian Fox
Senior Global Account Director
Serviceware
Cesar Sousa
Cesar Sousa
Senior Business Analyst
Infineon Technologies Shared Service Center
Tanya Gonçalves
Tanya Gonçalves
Business Analyst
Infineon Technologies Shared Service Center
Neil Kinson
Neil Kinson
Chief of Staff
Redwood Software
Jean Francois Pruvat
Jean Francois Pruvat
AVP South Europe
Blue Prism
Satish Nair
Satish Nair
VP, Digital Transformation Services
Infosys BPM
Shak Akhtar
Shak Akhtar
SVP Robotics & Customer Experience Officer
Redwood
Asheesh Mehra
Asheesh Mehra
Co-Founder and Group CEO
Antworks
Mark Windows
Mark Windows
Regional Software Sales Executive, EU
APEX Analytix
Daniel Chapman
Daniel Chapman
AVP Strategic Accounts
HighRadius
Susanne Richter-Wills
Susanne Richter-Wills
Head of Enterprise Sales DACH
ABBYY
Peter Franz
Peter Franz
Managing Director and Co-CEO, BPM-Discipline
BPM-D
Kit Cox
Kit Cox
Founder & CEO
Enate
Emma Beaumont
Emma Beaumont
Chief Marketing Officer
Antworks
Martin Boakes
Martin Boakes
VP of Sales, Europe
Enate
Remko Heerings
Business Consultant Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
Medtronic
Taranvir Jouhal
Taranvir Jouhal
Director - Telecom and Retail (Business Process Services), Europe
Tech Mahindra
Leyton Perris
Global Chief Revenue Officer
Softomotive
Beth Loudon
Beth Loudon
Head of Procurement Development and Sourcing
NHS Shared Business Services
Mark Boakes
Mark Boakes
Client Advisory and Strategy
Thomsom Reuters
Shay Carroll
Shay Carroll
Client Partner
BlackLine
James Dening
James Dening
VP Europe
Automation Anywhere
Emídia Martins
Emídia Martins
Robotics Program Manager
Solvay
Salvatore Cali
Salvatore Cali
Principal, Service Operations
BCG
Emmanuel Ranchin
Emmanuel Ranchin
Strategic Finance Systems Manager
Secure Trust Bank
Vym Devabhai
Vym Devabhai
Business Development Director
PRGX Global Inc.