• As governments worldwide raise the bar for sustainability and CO2 emissions reductions, organizations have to prepare for significant changes in their...
    Ryan Purcell
    Ryan Purcell
    Sr. Director, Engagement Management - Supply Chain, Coupa

    Ryan is a Supply Chain leader with 14+ years of experience at the intersection of global public health, supply chains, sustainability and technology.

    He has consulted on supply chain design in over 30 countries across six continents and myriad industries including customers in the commercial and public sectors, as well as the US Department of Defense. In the public health domain, he has advised the WHO, The Global Fund, World Bank, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, amongst other international organizations on programs ranging from HIV/AIDS testing and treatment, Maternal and Child Health, Family Planning, Malaria Prevention, and COVID-19 vaccination. Ryan completed his undergraduate and graduate studies in Industrial & Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan and is an En-ROADS Climate Ambassador.

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    Global Regulatory Changes: Shifting to Green Supply Chains
  • Supply chain disruptions continue to be on the rise. As organizations strive to reduce costs while increasing speed, the process of...
    Ahmad Jiwani
    Ahmad Jiwani
    Director of Product & Segment Marketing, Coupa Software

    Ahmad Jiwani is Director of Product & Segment Marketing at Coupa Software, where he’s responsible for go-to-market activities related to Coupa Supply Chain Design & Planning. Prior to Coupa, Ahmad held positions at Workday, SAP, Microsoft, and other leading tech companies. Ahmad completed his undergraduate studies in Economics at the University of Waterloo.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Optimizing Supply Chain & Sourcing in Times of Disruption
  • For some, there is a natural tendency to distrust the use of consultants. It can be seen as a lack of...
    Joe Henderson & Kevin Farrell
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    Partners Can Accelerate Your Business-Maturity Programs
  • In today’s world — where 56% of organizations say they experienced at least moderate disruption to their supply chains from the...
    Coupa
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    The Power of the Digital Supply Chain: Breaking Things Down
  • Originally Published June 15, 2021 – Updated November 18, 2021. The bar for companies is now higher than it has ever...
    Donna Wilczek
    Donna Wilczek
    Senior Vice President, Strategy and Innovation, Coupa Software

    She is an executive sponsor of the Coupa Executive Advisory Board and an inventor with multiple software patents.

    Read time: 6 mins
    How Business Spend Management Can Drive Financial and ESG Impact for Your Organization
  • Long into the struggles of the pandemic, CIOs are focusing on critically important areas spanning shadow IT, analytics, and automation. At...
    Eric Tan
    Eric Tan
    Vice President of Business Services & IT, Coupa Software

    Eric Tan oversees Coupa’s global business technology with responsibility for the internal deployment of Coupa's Business Spend Management products. Prior to Coupa, Mr. Tan served in leadership roles at PwC and EY.

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    CIOs Discuss 3 Post-Pandemic IT Spending Trends
  • Sustainability is now critical for companies to succeed across an increasingly diverse marketplace. Businesses must set themselves apart from the competition...
    Phil Foti
    Phil Foti
    Director, Product Strategy & Innovation at Coupa

    Phil Foti is Director, Product Strategy & Innovation at Coupa Software, Sustainability Lead, and a Coupa Cares Board Member. He holds Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees in the fields of Management Science/Economics and Computer Science/Mathematics from the State University of New York College at Cortland, and currently lives in the San Francisco bay area.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Embracing Sustainability for Better Business Spend Management
  • At a panel discussion and webinar on supply chain resiliency, Coupa and The Hackett Group discussed how companies could use a...
    Matt Tichon & Dave Hagen
    Matt Tichon & Dave Hagen

    Matt Tichon is the Vice President of Industry Strategy at Coupa, where he serves as a thought leader for the Digital Supply Chain Twin, advanced analytics, and applied AI. With a long history of leading supply chain transformations, he leverages his 25 years of experience in executive and senior-level supply chain roles spanning consulting, technology, manufacturing, and distribution — and is one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2021's Pros to Know.

    Dave Hagen is Director, Strategy & Business Transformation at The Hackett Group. He is a seasoned Supply Chain and Technology leader bringing more than 20 years of experience driving success in consumer-facing organizations. With depth throughout the end-to-end supply chain, Dave is particularly passionate about creating client value in the areas of Supply Chain Strategy, Network Optimization, and IBP design and implementation.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Supply Chain Design Planning: Modeling Risk vs Reward
  • 2021 has been a year of ping-ponging focus between dealing with the pandemic, ongoing supply chain issues, and exciting opportunities to...
    Jake Adger
    Jake Adger
    Director of Product Marketing, Coupa Software

    Jake is a Product Marketing leader with extensive software experience including product strategy, customer needs, requirements, positioning, collateral, technical marketing, pricing, and field enablement.

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    Gartner® Names Coupa a 2021 Magic Quadrant™ Leader in Procure-to-Pay Suites for the Sixth Time in a Row
  • According to one recent study1, people are generating approximately 2.5 quintillion bytes of new data every single day. By the end...
    Coupa
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    Using supply chain analytics for long-term success
  • At Coupa, one of our three core values is “Ensuring Customer Success.” To us, this means that we have to go...
    Ankit Narang
    Ankit Narang
    Data Science Manager at Coupa’s AI-Centre of Excellence

    Ankit Narang is a Data Science Manager at Coupa’s AI-Centre of Excellence. He has worked on a wide range of AI problems spanning from Fraud Detection, Graph Analytics to Text classification and Similarity learning. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

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    Moving Expenses to Procurement with Procurable Insights
  • We know filing expense reports can be tedious, especially if you have to manually enter data from receipts. If you travel...
    Syed Zakiuddin & Shoan Jain
    Syed Zakiuddin & Shoan Jain

    Syed Zakiuddin is a Data Scientist at Coupa's AI-Center of Excellence. He joined Coupa after completing his Bachelor's in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

    Shoan Jain is a Senior Data Scientist at Coupa's AI-Center of Excellence. She joined Coupa through acquisition of Deep Relevance, a startup that used AI to monitor occupational fraud. She holds a Masters degree in International and Development Economics from Yale University and a bachelor's degree in Economics from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Automating Receipt Digitization with AI
  • Business Spend Management (BSM) was never just about reducing the bottom line. And just as the purview of today’s procurement function...
    David Wolstencroft
    David Wolstencroft
    SVP, EMEA Alliances, Coupa

    David is Senior Vice President for Coupa’s Alliances team. He is responsible for driving our partnerships and alliances across our EMEA region. Since joining Coupa in 2014 he has supported our strategic growth through alliances with some of the world's largest global partners and a host of regional systems integrators. In the past 7 years at Coupa he has played an instrumental role in our expansion across the region and has been a fundamental part of our EMEA leadership team. He has more than 20 years of experience in the enterprise software industry.

    Read time: 6 mins
    Rethinking Spend Management for Today
  • Twice a year Coupa hosts its virtual Mid-Market Partner Day to share our latest messaging, priorities, and hear from our inspirational...
    John Okunski
    John Okunski
    Senior Vice President, America's Ecosystem & Alliances at Coupa

    As Senior Vice President, America's Ecosystem & Alliances at Coupa, John leads Field Engagement and Ecosystem development for Coupa's largest Alliance network.  For the past 5 years John has led the growth of Coupa's strategic alliance model, which focuses on Coupa's core values of striving for excellence, focusing on resulting and ensuring customer success.

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    The Coupa Partner Award Program: Celebrating Passion and Performance
  • The Coupa App Marketplace offers hundreds of verified, certified apps designed to integrate with customers' existing Coupa deployments. Behind the scenes...
    Avijit Mukherji
    Avijit Mukherji
    Head of CoupaLink Solution Consulting, Coupa Software

    Avijit Mukherji is Head of CoupaLink Solution Consulting. He is passionate about Technology, Business Spend Management and making customers and partners successful.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Top 7 Reasons to Build a CoupaLink Certified Business App