• Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Accounts payable automation is taking off, and soon we’ll have eliminated paper once...
    Brent Meyers, APSC, CPCP
    Brent Meyers, APSC, CPCP
    Vice President and National Sales Manager, Nvoicepay, a Coupa partner

    Brent speaks frequently on accounts payable, compliance, and related topics.

    Read time: 11 mins
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  • Companies make acquisitions for many reasons. For a high-growth company, I think the best reason is to grow faster. You can...
    Rob Bernshteyn
    Rob Bernshteyn
    CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

    Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

    Read time: 10 mins
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  • AP automation is on the rise. As the economy has shifted and we're back to driving improvement and change, there’s been...
    Coupa
    Read time: 7 mins
    New report helps companies navigate to the right AP automation solution
  • Accounts Payable is one of the last places within companies where paper processing is still the rule, rather than the exception...
    Coupa
    Read time: 6 mins
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  • As of today, we have a new implementation partner: CrossCountry Consulting. CrossCountry has deep expertise in helping companies of all sizes...
    Coupa
    Read time: 9 mins
    Gathering of Employees with Two Shaking Hands
  • According to a January 2014 Gartner study, Adoption of Cloud ERP, 2013-2023, 47% of companies plan to move their core ERP...
    John Hoebler
    John Hoebler
    Partner, CrossCountry Consulting

    John Hoebler is a strategic advisor to CIOs and CFOs for both large enterprises and growth companies. He works with them to leverage technology to meet their business objectives and goals. He leads the technology solutions practice at CrossCountry Consulting, a Coupa partner.

    Read time: 10 mins
    Cloud shaped like a heart.
  • In my last post, I talked about how to define savings and the formula for calculating them. I believe that having...
    Jack Miles
    Jack Miles

    Jack is an advisor known for his experience developing and executing business strategies and his ability to deliver operational excellence in functions which typically under perform in most companies. He has lead procurement teams in both the public and private sector and is a member of Coupa's Visionary Council.

    Read time: 8 mins
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  • Last spring, I bought a Tesla. You’re probably thinking two things. First, “Cool!” And second, “Expensive.” Right on the first count...
    Amit Duvedi
    Amit Duvedi
    Vice President, Business Strategy Value Management, Coupa Software

    Prior to his role at Coupa, Amit served as VP of Consultative Sales and Strategy for SAP.

    Read time: 12 mins
    Man In Front of a Tesla
  • Uh-oh. Looks like you received an invoice from a supplier via email, didn't you? And now you're wondering what to do...
    Coupa
    Read time: 1 min
  • It’s estimated that U.S. companies will spend $186 billion on travel and expenses in 2015, accounting for 10-12% of total budget...
    Coupa
    Read time: 2 mins
  • The economy is back, and so is business travel, with more options and convenience for travelers than ever before. There is...
    Tony Darugar
    Tony Darugar
    General Manager, Coupa Expenses

    Prior to Coupa, Tony was the Founder and CEO of Xpenser, a San Diego start-up that was acquired by Coupa in 2013. Prior to Xpenser he spent 4 years at Yahoo! as one of the core architects of the Panama project.

    Read time: 4 mins
    With business travel surging, it’s time to revisit expense technology solutions
  • Sequential invoice processing—paying invoices in the order they come in--is the default practice for many Accounts Payable organizations. But is it...
    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: 11 mins
    Man Rolled in an Invoice Ball
  • Every buyer knows the cost of doing business with a supplier is much more than simply the unit price of the...
    Nick Chaplin
    Nick Chaplin
    Manager, Professional Services, Coupa Software, United Kingdom

    Nick has a long history of implementing and managing support processes within Software as a Service businesses.

    Read time: 6 mins
    Auto-Matched Invoices Donut Chart.
  • As CFO of Coupa, a high-growth, pre-IPO Software as a Service (SaaS) company, I frequently have conversations with finance groups at...
    Mark Verbeck
    Mark Verbeck
    Chief Financial Officer, Coupa Software

    Mark is an experienced technology-focused CFO with a demonstrated track record of success. His background includes working on Wall Street as well as in management consulting.

    Read time: 9 mins
    Beyond the Altman Z-Score: Predicting vendor financial viability in a SaaS world
  • Through Coupa's cloud platform, we track hundreds of metrics to both continually improve our platform and help our customers be successful...
    Ravi Thakur
    Ravi Thakur
    Senior Vice President, Business Acceleration, Coupa Software

    Ravi Thakur has more than 20 years of experience in Enterprise software, holding executive level positions from support, development, professional services, operations, pre-sales, and more.

    Read time: 4 mins
    Invoice Ok To Pay Hours and How Many Hours It Takes