Agfa-Gevaert Group is in the process of future proofing their business. Agfa does this by digitising, simplifying its business practices, improving process efficiency and by optimizing the financial services organization. Through this reorganisation Agfa improves the effectiveness of its financial operations, reporting, analytics and planning activities. In the long term this should give Agfa a competitive edge while not compromising its high-quality standards and while keeping costs low.
During this Vision Dinner, Marcel Baalhuis will further explain the preparation, process, challenges, and results of this transformation journey. Would you like to learn more from his approach and are you interested in how the redesign of your own financial organisation can boost your competitiveness? Then please join this Vision Dinner and be inspired by Marcel’s journey!
Marcel Baalhuis, Agfa- Gevaert Group
Head Global Finance Services
Marcel is an experienced executive who is specialised in management of Finance and Shared Services. Agfa-Gevaert Group develops, manufactures and markets analogue and digital systems for the healthcare sector, for specific industrial applications and for the printing industry.
Senior Partner and Vice President BPO FSCT Advisory & Talent Transformation Northern, Central and Eastern Europe
Arlene is a business leader with multiple specialties including, but not limited to, Business Process Outsourcing. Arlene has an impressive career including roles at Cognizant and PwC before joining IBM. She started out at IBM as a Senior Partner in Technology and Cloud but has multiyear experience in her current role as a leader in, among other things, Business Process Outsourcing (including Finance, Procurement and Technology).
Future-proofing | Digital transformation | Financial optimization
Location: Breda area
17:30 | Start program (including presentation, discussion and a 3-course dinner)
20:30 | End of formal program, opportunity for informal networking
Officers & Heads of Global Business Services
During this Vision Dinner, Mariëlle Vogt, CFO of Enexis Group, will give a keynote about the future of Enexis in relation to the challenges of the energy transition. Enexis must invest heavily in order to realize the energy transition, at the same time as a public organization it sees it as a moral obligation to prevent energy poverty as much as possible. What is the role of the CFO in these complex issues? And how do you make an organization more agile and decisive in these times of crisis? With this very topical theme and Mariëlle Vogt's many years of experience in both the public and private sectors, it promises to be an interesting and stimulating evening. You are invited.
During this Vision Dinner, Wouter Mans, Commercial Director at Decathlon Netherlands will discourse how he and his team make impact by applying an customer-centric approach instead of a solution centric approach. By leveraging customers insights, they optimise the offer for the Dutch (both in products and in services). Wouter will share how and why Decathlon will become the sport hub for every sport(wo)man. After the presentation, there is the opportunity for an open discussion with Wouter and the other participants. You are most welcome to join!