For many years now, the role of procurement within organizations has been viewed as a necessary but static business layer...
Managing Director, Procurement and Business Services, KPMG US
Over twenty years of diversified experience in supply chain, management consulting, and corporate retail. Annie has held a series of leadership roles focused on Procurement Transformation, Organization Assessment and Design, Strategic Sourcing, Supplier & Contracts Management, Supply Chain Strategy, Procurement Technology Design, Implementation, and Training/Change Management. Areas of expertise span across multiple industries primarily in the consumer products, wireless telecommunications, healthcare, and life sciences industries.
A few weeks ago, Coupa hosted the largest gathering in its history. Over 2,100 members of the Business Spend Management (BSM)...
Kim Bonnar White
Kim Bonnar White
Senior Director of Global Events, Coupa Software
Kim Bonnar White cut her teeth working for industry titans like PeopleSoft, salesforce.com, Workday, and VMware, to name a few. After three years of writing technical training guides, she developed a passion for marketing through education, moved to strategic global events and has never looked back. Her personal mission is to genuinely inspire every community member who attends a Coupa conference.
Fortifying Payment Security with a TMS Treasurers have a lot on their plate: managing risks, controlling cash, processing payments, reporting to...
As Consulting Director, Alexander Schächtele is responsible for the implementation and consulting projects of multiple multinational corporates of different sizes. He holds a degree in Economics from Freiburg University and is a Certified Corporate Treasurer (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management). Before joining BELLIN in 2011, Alexander worked as a corporate tax and accounting specialist.
It’s hard to believe that Coupa Inspire’19 North America, held June 24-27th, is next week! The event has grown so much...
VP, Alliance Programs, Coupa Software
With more than 25 years of global channel experience, Sally Stephens leads the strategy and implementation of Coupa’s overall partner programs, including the program development, the go-to market strategy, and channel operations.
John Callan is responsible for product marketing and go-to-market strategies for the Coupa Spend Management platform. John earned his Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Minnesota and a dual degree in Engineering and Mathematics from University of Dublin, Trinity College.
Liquidity planning is extremely essential. Companies can survive a certain amount of time without making a profit. However, they will go...
Martin Bellin is founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the BELLIN Group, which he founded in 1998. As head of the group, Martin has had the privilege of helping treasurers face challenges in treasury for 20+ years. Today, the group stands for leading and innovative FinTech and treasury solutions as a reliable partner for businesses, banks and other financial players. Martin has been recognized as “Entrepreneur of the Year” on several occasions.
Prior to founding BELLIN, Martin lead the treasury department at SICK AG where he launched a global treasury operation and implemented cross-border cash pooling, multilateral netting, and a global hedging program in just two years. Before SICK, Martin was a treasury analyst for Metallgesellschaft AG.
Martin holds an MBA from the University of Mannheim.
Liz is on the Customer Marketing team at Coupa and helped start Empower in 2018. She is now the marketing and communications lead for the program. Her passion for workplace equality started in 2014 when she founded Marketo’s first women’s initiative, Momentum, which is still thriving today.
“Liquidity risk management is essential for the success of any business. If sufficient liquidity is available at the right time, a...
Beate Haumesser is a member of the BELLIN Presales Team. She joined the company in 2015. Previously, Beate worked as Head of Corporate Treasury in a medium-sized German company. She trained as a banker und headed a branch before going on to study Business Administration at Mannheim University with a focus on finance and HR.
When it comes to payments, companies face a double-edged challenge: On one hand, they are expected to make their payment processes...
As a Senior Treasury Consultant and Payments Specialist, Florian Kolb is in charge of a number of implementation and process consulting projects focusing on worldwide bank connectivity. He has great experience with SWIFT/H2H connections and complex global payments projects. Before joining BELLIN in June 2016, Florian worked as a consultant in accounting for an IT systems solutions provider. He studied at Verwaltungs- und Wirtschaftsakademie (Administration and Business Academy) in Freiburg, Germany, and is a Certified SWIFT Specialist.
The Hackett Group, CrossCountry Consulting, and Acquis Consulting Group are seasoned experts at helping businesses implement e-procurement and digital procure-to-pay (P2P)...
Senior Content Marketing Manager, Coupa Software
Suhas Sreedhar is a writer, journalist, and content marketer who loves telling stories about complex ideas to make them digestible. He also really enjoy storytelling through different media like articles, infographics, podcasts, videos, and interactive apps.
In the age of digitization, we expect more from our services and technology: we want them to be available right then...
As a Product Manager and Payments Specialist, Karsten Kiefer is responsible for any payments topics at BELLIN. The main focus of his work is on enhancing software functionality, supported payment formats and communications channels. Karsten has a background in IT and has over 20 years’ experience in the payments sector.