Anand Seetharaju is an SAP S/4HANA financial and management accounting certified consultant and a CPA with more than 20 years of experience in consulting. His experience includes global SAP finance and controlling transformation projects for central finance, profitability analysis, project systems, product costing, material ledger, cash applications, capital asset management, leasing, global tax, and legal reporting.
Johan is a Partner at Infogility leading the SAP S/4HANA Finance practice. Johan is a highly visible SAP Solution Architect, with demonstrated and proven experience with all SAP S/4 Financials, BPC processes, and information technology transformation. He is known and respected as a supply chain Financials visionary with expert level understanding of global supply chain Financials business and technology trends.
He has over 30 years’ experience working on Global Multi-National Rollouts of SAP throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.
He is a highly effective team leader, capable of leading large teams of professionals and has a proven success record on multiple global implementations servicing clients in a wide range of industries.
Johan is an experienced solutions Architect used by SAP America and Accenture as an Architect performing system modelling, Design, analysis and implementations across the SAP footprint.
Senior SAP S/4HANA FI/CO consultant and project manager with 20 years consulting, implementation, training, and project management experience including:
• SAP Press author of 'Configuring SAP S/4HANA Finance'
• 4 full life-cycle SAP implementations
• Extensive team lead/project management experience
• Experienced in various business sectors: manufacturing, pharmaceutical, chemicals, medical devices, financial services, FMCG, IT, public Sector, automotive, commodity trading
• Extensive global rollout and country localization experience
• Leadership experience as direct liaison between the business community and IT
Tom King recently retired from Milliken and Company, a leading manufacturer of specialty textiles, floor covering, and chemicals based in Spartanburg, South Carolina with global manufacturing facilities, where he was a Senior Business Analyst. He has more than 30 years of experience at Milliken in manufacturing and product costing. Tom was lead CO analyst involved with the SAP implementation worldwide. He has written three SAP books: Practical Guide to SAP CO Templates, SAP S/4HANA Product Cost Planning Configuration and Master Data, and SAP S/4HANA Product Cost Planning Costing with Quantity Structure.
Birgit Oettinger is Product Owner for Management Accounting at SAP SE. In this role she is closely involved in key innovation topics for S/4HANA Finance. Birgit has 20 years of experience in the area of SAP Financials and got her start at SAP as an FI/CO consultant with focus on product costing and integration topics. She has been responsible for a wide range of products and areas in Financials and gained deep insights into various Cloud and On Premise solutions.
Ashish Sampat is a qualified finance and costing professional with nearly two decades of industry experience in the SAP Finance and Controlling space. Ashish has been an SAP consultant for most of his career with various consulting organizations and now works as an independent SAP FI/CO consultant. He has provided solutions in several areas of SAP Controlling including product costing, material ledger, and cost center accounting to global clients in consumer packed goods, life sciences, and industrial sectors. Born and educated in India, Ashish now lives in suburban Chicago with his wife and two kids. Ashish is the author of First Steps in SAP Controlling (CO) and Expert Tips to Unleash the Full Potential of SAP Controlling.
John Pringle is the SAP FICO Competency Group Lead with Illumiti, an SAP Partner and a leading niche SAP systems integration and management consulting company based in Toronto, Canada. He is the product owner for the SAP all-in-one Mining Solution, one of Illumiti’s all-in-one SAP solutions. John has been working in SAP consulting for over 15 years and has previously worked for PwC, IBM and Accenture. He has implemented SAP solutions in a number of industries including mining, automotive, food processing, semi-conductor manufacturing and industrial and building products. He is experienced in implementing most areas within SAP FICO as well as areas in PS, MM, SD and PP. John has an MBA in Finance and International Business from Schulich School of Business in Toronto and is a CMA and CPA. John can be contacted at email@example.com or on LinkedIn.
Rosana Fonseca is an independent SAP Financials consultant who has worked in SAP since 1999. She is SAP certified in FI and CO modules and has extensive experience in SAP global projects in the USA, Canada, Europe, UK, Asia, and South America, which includes different industry segments such as Mining, Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Electronics, Energy, Consumer Goods, Telecom, and Aerospace. She is originally from Brazil, but is also a Canadian citizen. She currently lives in Toronto in her adopted country Canada.
Scott Cairncross is the founder of TruQua and specializes in business planning and consolidations and has a deep knowledge of SAP NetWeaver BW, SAP BusinessObjects, and the EPM Suite. Scott focuses on helping customers successfully implement SAP BusinessObjects, SAP EPM, and SAP NetWeaver BW. Scott is also heavily focused on bringing SAP Data into Rich Internet Applications, leveraging Flex, Cocoa, and Rich Java Tools, such as Google Web Toolkit, on both PCs and devices. Scott has participated in numerous SAP NetWeaver BW, SAP BusinessObjects, and EPM go-lives and is a regular speaker at SAP events.
Sydnie McConnell is the lead SAP business systems analyst for Finance at Woodward, which integrates leading-edge technologies into fuel, combustion, fluid, actuation, and electronic control systems for the aerospace and energy markets. Sydnie has over 14 years of experience with SAP Financials, both as a cost accountant and a systems analyst. She’s worked on a variety of complex projects, focusing on SAP Controlling, including global SAP ERP and BPC implementations.
Jörg Siebert has worked as consultant, trainer and product manager and has more than 16 years of experience with accounting software. For the last 10 years he worked at SAP Germany in Walldorf with a focus on SAP ERP Financials. He has written several books including The SAP General Ledger and SAP ERP Financials User's Guide. In 2011 he started his own publishing company www.espresso-tutorials.com - E-Books for SAP Software.
Julien Delvat is a Principal Consultant SAP S/4HANA at Bluefin Solutions. He has more than 10 years of experience in SAP Controlling and got his start as a developer for CO maintenance and development at SAP Labs France. Julien is a frequent speaker at SAP conferences and is the Chair of the ASUG Managerial Accounting Special Interest Group. He lives in Miami, FL with his wife and two children.