When market conditions become difficult and unpredictable, companies understandably look at cost reduction as a way to maintain profitability and business...
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.

Lesedauer: 21 mins
10 Ways Businesses Can Contain Costs in Uncertain Times
L’optimisation des coûts et l’atténuation du risque font partie des priorités de nombreux directeurs financiers, en particulier en période d’incertitude. Pour...
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.

Lesedauer: 20 mins
Cartes virtuelles pour paiements B2B : optimisation de la trésorerie, gains d’efficacité et réduction de la fraude
Les perturbations économiques se faisant de plus en plus fréquentes et importantes, les entreprises du monde entier font face à une...
John Callan
John Callan
Sr. Director, EMEA Product & Segment Marketing, Coupa

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.

Lesedauer: 6 mins
Why Cost Control is More Important than Ever
Vous êtes-vous déjà demandé pourquoi vos dépenses par carte étaient aussi élevées ? À quoi ces dépenses ont-elles été consacrées...
Hari Murakonda
Hari Murakonda
Principal of AI Centre of Excellence, Coupa

Hari Murakonda is currently Principal of AI Centre of Excellence at Coupa and leads AI driven classification projects at Coupa. Hari comes with a background in data science with over 10 years of experience. Prior to Coupa, Hari was a Solution Architect at LLamasoft, and Opex Analytics where he led several ML driven solutions to problems in Supply chain and Operations across several fortune 500 Retail, Consumer products, and Airline companies. Hari was an early employee at Opex Analytics and played key role scaling the company, followed by acquisitions to LLamasoft and then Coupa. Hari holds Master’s degree in Analytics at Northwestern University and Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from BITS-Pilani.

Lesedauer: 9 mins
Using AI-Driven Commodity Classification to Improve Business Spend Visibility
Haben Sie sich auch schon mal gefragt, warum Ihre Kreditkartenrechnung so hoch ist? Wo kommen all die Ausgaben her? Und wofür...
Hari Murakonda
Hari Murakonda
Principal of AI Centre of Excellence, Coupa

Hari Murakonda is currently Principal of AI Centre of Excellence at Coupa and leads AI driven classification projects at Coupa. Hari comes with a background in data science with over 10 years of experience. Prior to Coupa, Hari was a Solution Architect at LLamasoft, and Opex Analytics where he led several ML driven solutions to problems in Supply chain and Operations across several fortune 500 Retail, Consumer products, and Airline companies. Hari was an early employee at Opex Analytics and played key role scaling the company, followed by acquisitions to LLamasoft and then Coupa. Hari holds Master’s degree in Analytics at Northwestern University and Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from BITS-Pilani.

Lesedauer: 8 mins
Mehr Ausgabentransparenz durch KI-gestützte Warengruppensystematik
Veröffentlicht am 12. Oktober 2020 – Aktualisiert am 2. August 2022. In unsicheren Zeiten überlegen viele CFOs, was sie tun können...
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.

Lesedauer: 15 mins
Wie virtuelle Karten für B2B-Zahlungen den Cashflow verbessern, die Effizienz steigern und Betrug reduzieren
Veröffentlicht am 5. Juni 2020 – Aktualisiert am 4. August 2022. Wirtschaftliche Erschütterungen treten immer öfter und immer heftiger auf und...
John Callan
John Callan
Sr. Director, EMEA Product & Segment Marketing, Coupa

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.

Lesedauer: 4 mins
Warum Kostenkontrolle jetzt so wichtig ist
Originally Published June 5, 2020 – Updated August 4, 2022. With economic shocks growing more frequent and severe, businesses around the...
John Callan
John Callan
Sr. Director, EMEA Product & Segment Marketing, Coupa

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.

Lesedauer: 4 mins
Why Cost Control is More Important than Ever
Originally Published October 12, 2020 – Updated August 2, 2022. Cutting costs and mitigating risk is top of mind for many...
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.

Lesedauer: 15 mins
How Virtual Cards for B2B Payments Improve Cash Flow, Capture Efficiencies, and Reduce Fraud
Have you ever wondered why your credit card bill is so high? What did I spend it on? What is the...
Hari Murakonda
Hari Murakonda
Principal of AI Centre of Excellence, Coupa

Hari Murakonda is currently Principal of AI Centre of Excellence at Coupa and leads AI driven classification projects at Coupa. Hari comes with a background in data science with over 10 years of experience. Prior to Coupa, Hari was a Solution Architect at LLamasoft, and Opex Analytics where he led several ML driven solutions to problems in Supply chain and Operations across several fortune 500 Retail, Consumer products, and Airline companies. Hari was an early employee at Opex Analytics and played key role scaling the company, followed by acquisitions to LLamasoft and then Coupa. Hari holds Master’s degree in Analytics at Northwestern University and Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from BITS-Pilani.

Lesedauer: 8 mins
Using AI-Driven Commodity Classification to Improve Business Spend Visibility
Today's post is co-written by Nari Viswanathan, Sr. Director of Product Segment Marketing at Coupa and guest author Tom Kieley, CEO...
Nari Viswanathan & Tom Kieley
Nari Viswanathan & Tom Kieley

Nari Viswanathan is currently Sr. Director of Product Segment Marketing at Coupa, where he helps bring products to markets in the areas of Supply Chain Design and Planning. Over the past 20 years, Nari has held VP and Director of Product Management, Research and Marketing roles at Aberdeen Group, River Logic, Steelwedge and E2open. He has significant experience building products from the ground up and managing the P&L for a product suite. He is a proven B2B marketer with expertise in content marketing, competitive intelligence, and positioning. He has published numerous thought leadership articles, whitepapers, blogs and delivered dozens of webinars during his career. Nari Viswanathan is a five times SDCExec Supply Chain Pro to Know award winner. Nari holds a master’s degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai.

Tom Kieley, CEO & Co-Founder at SourceDay, is a dad, lover of sports, and exercise fanatic. He loves cars and anything outdoors. He co-founded SourceDay in 2015 after managing a manufacturing team at Dell and was a technical subject matter expert with enterprise software companies like Boomi and Pervasive. Tom and his co-founder Clint started SourceDay to transform how manufacturers, distributors, and retailers collaborate with their suppliers in order to solve supply chain challenges they both faced early in their careers.

Lesedauer: 6 mins
SourceDay, a Coupa Marketplace Partner, Improves Supplier Order Fulfillment
Today's post is written by guest author Lenny Lee, President at DataMap. Lenny has two decades of leadership experience in the...
Lenny Lee
Lenny Lee
President at DataMap
Lenny is the President of DataMap and has two decades of leadership experience in the software industry, delivering best-in-class consulting services and award-winning technology. Lenny is passionate about ensuring customer and employee success.
Lesedauer: 7 mins
Automate Tasks, Reduce Errors, and Accelerate Integrations with Coupa and DataMap
What role do corporations have in protecting our planet? A lot, according to investors, the SEC1, various governments, the UN, and...
Sandy Eapen
Sandy Eapen
Sr. Director, ESG & Sustainability

Sandy Eapen is Sr. Director, ESG & Sustainability at Coupa. She resides in Austin, TX and holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and an MBA and Master of International Affairs (MIA) from Columbia University.

Lesedauer: 5 mins
Earth Day
Coupa is built on an obsessive and unwavering commitment to making our customers successful. For us, it’s more than just customer...
Mark Riggs
Mark Riggs
Chief Customer Officer, Coupa

Mark is the Chief Customer Officer (CCO) at Coupa where he champions, orchestrates, and advances the customer experience across Coupa's ever-more-complex range of customer interactions. With more than 25 years of experience, Mark has a consistent track record of creating and scaling customer-facing teams across organizations while delivering optimal success to internal and external stakeholders. Prior to Coupa, Mark worked as the Chief Customer Officer and General Manager for Bazaarvoice during the period of rapid revenue growth and was also part of the team that led the company through its initial public offering (IPO).

Lesedauer: 8 mins
Coupa Named a 2022 Gartner® Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Procure-to-Pay Solutions
The Forrester Supplier Value Management (SVM) Wave Many businesses know that it’s time for innovation and digital transformation—but there’s a hesitance...
Odemi Pessu
Odemi Pessu
Content & Storytelling Marketing Manager, Coupa Software

Odemi Pessu is a Content & Storytelling Marketing Manager at Coupa. She is also an author, artist, and women’s rights advocate. Odemi earned her Master of Public Affairs at Brown University, where she also earned her bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Political Economy. Her book, Force of Nature, encourages African women to lean into their vulnerability for strength and to honor their divine feminine energy for spiritual liberation.

Lesedauer: 4 mins
Coupa’s Innovative Product Suite Named A Leader in the 2022 Forrester Wave for Supplier Value Management