• The last time you paid a supplier in Europe, did you pay via an electronic bank transfer? If you answered “yes,”...
    Sebastian Niemeyer
    Sebastian Niemeyer
    Senior Director, Strategic Bank Partnerships, Coupa
    Sebastian is responsible for defining and executing the Go-to-Market strategy for Coupa Pay in EMEA. He also manages the strategic partners in the region including card issuers, global transaction banks, and leading financial service providers. Prior to joining Coupa, he spent 14 years at SWIFT, holding various positions from executing Global Key Client Management responsibilities to leading the Go-to-Market activities around initiatives like SWIFT KYC and global multi-bank connectivity for Corporates.
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    How to Help Suppliers in Europe See the Value of B2B Credit Card Payments
  • Earth Month may be over, but the responsibility for your organization’s environmental performance (the ‘E’ in ESG) is here to stay...
    Vanessa Cisz
    Vanessa Cisz
    Content Development Manager, Coupa

    Vanessa Cisz is a B2B storytelling professional with more than 15 years of experience in helping organizations convey the real value of their technology solutions. She holds degrees in creative writing as well as English and German literature.

    Read time: 6 mins
    3 Steps CFOs Can Take Right Now to Achieve Sustainable Finance
  • Some questions never change: How much cash do we have now? What projects can we pause so that we can maintain...
    Coupa
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    5 Reasons Why Coupa Inspire is the Finance Conference For CFOs and Treasury Leaders
  • Today, financial agility means having the assets available to act quickly. For many businesses, a lack of visibility into financial assets...
    Coupa
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    What is Liquidity Management?
  • Originally Published September 14, 2021 – Updated October 6, 2021. When procurement teams source prospective suppliers, they work diligently to ensure...
    Tamir Shafer
    Tamir Shafer
    Vice President of Coupa Contingent Workforce (CCW)

    Tamir Shafer is responsible for strategically growing this segment of Coupa’s business. Tamir holds a BSc in Finance from the University at Albany, SUNY, and resides in Boca Raton, Florida.

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    When It Comes to Bank Fees, It Pays to Act Like Procurement
  • The invoice-to-pay-to-reconciliation accounts payable process is essential for your business — but it takes a tremendous amount of time to get...
    Coupa
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    AP Automation: Stop Processing Paper, Start Controlling Your Payments Today
  • At its core, working capital management is a corporate strategy designed to ensure a company is operating as efficiently as possible...
    Coupa
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    The Fundamentals of Sound Working Capital Management
  • How well do you know cash management? Let’s review the fundamentals. Which of these statements is incorrect? A. A sound cash...
    Uwe Reumuth
    Uwe Reumuth
    Vice President of Finance, EMEA, at Coupa Software

    Uwe Reumuth is Vice President of Finance, EMEA, at Coupa Software. He holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering and has decades of experience in finance. Prior to joining Coupa, Uwe served as the CFO at BELLIN, Europe’s leading treasury management specialist and now part of Coupa.

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    A New Cash Management Strategy for the New Normal
  • What is a P-Card? P-Cards — also known as payment cards, procurement cards, and purchase cards — are a type of...
    Coupa
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    Why Virtual Cards are Better at Spend Management Than P-Cards
  • It’s an interesting time in finance. Stability seems to be returning, indicated by actions such as the OECD revising its GDP...
    Ulrika Haug & Ariane Lindblom
    Ulrika Haug & Ariane Lindblom

    Ulrika Haug is Head of Global Product Marketing for Coupa Pay. She is a B2B tech executive with over 10 years of experience leading marketing and product at Silicon Valley tech companies. She holds a BSE in Materials Science Engineering from the University of Michigan, an MS in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences from Northwestern University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

    Ariane Lindblom is Vice President, Product & Segment Marketing at Coupa Software focused on mid-sized and fast-growth business best practices at Coupa. She is passionate about helping organizations to spend smarter to fuel growth, innovation, and unparalleled success.

    Read time: 4 mins
    The 4 Stages of Maturity to Futureproof Financial Health
  • To compete as a global business and avoid compliance headaches, it's imperative to keep on top of global invoicing trends. Today...
    Abigail Myers-Antiaye
    Abigail Myers-Antiaye
    Senior Product Compliance Manager, Coupa

    Abigail Myers-Antiaye is Coupa’s Senior Product Compliance Manager. After receiving her Law LLB (Hons) Degree from University of Nottingham, she studied the Legal Practice Course (LPC) at BPP University London in Holborn. For over five years, she has worked in Product Compliance with a specific focus on Invoicing and Global Indirect Tax Compliance, and has significant experience with helping companies understand and implement invoicing solutions in line with indirect tax rules.

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    3 Global Invoicing Trends to Watch
  • Growing companies reach a point where ERPs alone no longer cut it. They fall short in effectively helping businesses reduce their...
    Kelly Casey
    Kelly Casey
    Field & Account Based Marketing Marketing Manager, Coupa

    Kelly Casey holds a B.A. from Arizona State University and resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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    3 Ways Finance Organizations Extend the Value of Their NetSuite ERP with Coupa
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed how businesses view and manage their priorities. More than ever before, organizations realize the importance...
    Rajiv Ramachandran
    Rajiv Ramachandran
    Vice President, Product Strategy & Management, Coupa Pay, Coupa Software

    Rajiv Ramachandran is the product executive responsible for the overall strategy, management and engineering of Coupa’s B2B payment platform — Coupa Pay. With over 20+ years of experience in the enterprise software industry, Rajiv has deep knowledge and experience on SaaS solutions, Cloud, and On-Premise based integrations of financial platforms and streamlining B2B payment experiences and processes across the enterprise. Over the last 4 years Rajiv has led the launch, the growth, and the adoption of Coupa Pay for all Coupa customers in one of Coupa’s most successful product launches. With an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Business, Rajiv is also a constant innovator, looking to disrupt the B2B payments space, with multiple patent pending innovations against his name.

    Read time: 5 mins
    How Back-Office Modernization is Driving Better Business Sustainability
  • American Express and Coupa have a partnership and joint solution which provides clients with integrated virtual card payments in Coupa Pay...
    J.R. Robertson
    J.R. Robertson
    Vice President, Coupa Pay, Coupa Software

    J.R. Robertson is Vice President, Coupa Pay, and an entrepreneurial enthusiast and culture builder at Coupa. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in Marketing Management from California State University, Chico, and currently resides in the smoky state of California.

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Check Usage Slows as the Pandemic Increases Interest in E-Payment Solutions
  • Inefficiency, lack of spend optimization, and out-of-policy spend and compliance negatively impact payment processes. With these challenges, how do you get...
    Gene Cook
    Gene Cook
    Senior Director, Coupa Pay Alliance Partners

    Gene has been an integral part to the success of the Coupa Pay alliances built and developed while at Coupa for the past year and a half. Developing the go-to-market strategy and success of these partnerships, all while delivering unsurpassed client value, is what Gene thinks about every single day. Prior to that, Gene ran the major bank alliances at SAP Concur for several years. Gene and his family reside in beautiful Upstate New York.

    Read time: 5 mins
    5 Payment Pain Points and How to Solve Them