Host: Wolfe Tone, partner, Deloitte Tax LLP
Cloud (ERP)-as-a-service delivery models offer specific benefits for mid-market and private companies that need to respond quickly to rapid growth or changing market conditions, especially disruptions that can impede momentum if not handled properly. Learn how ERP-as-a-service can help you fast-track ERP transformation and understand the right time to start on your transformation. We'll discuss:
- Market conditions and key industry trends around digital transformation
- The potential value of a cloud ERP transformation and how to begin the journey
- How to overcome cloud ERP implementation obstacles
Meet the speakers
Wolfe is the leader of Deloitte Private for the US and globally. With offices in more than 80 countries, Deloitte professionals address the unique needs of private companies and their stakeholders leveraging the network’s business expertise and industry capabilities to serve mid-and large-sized private businesses. As the US leader of Deloitte Private, Wolfe oversees a segment of the firm serving more than 8,500 clients including privately held businesses, family enterprises, family offices, private equity funds and related portfolio companies, emerging growth companies, and high-net worth individuals. In both the US and around the globe, Deloitte Private connects founders and executives of these organizations to a network of ideas, knowledge, and experiences, providing audit and assurance, tax, consulting, and risk and financial advisory services to help them address today’s complex challenges and identify tomorrow’s opportunities. Wolfe is also actively engaged as a client service partner, leading multi-disciplined engagement teams that provide a variety of services including tax compliance and consulting, financial and risk advisory services, corporate restructuring support, M&A diligence, IPO planning, cyber risk solutions, technology transformations, and attest services. Wolfe and his wife reside in the suburbs of Chicago and are blessed with two wonderful children and a pair of very active Labradors. When Wolfe is not supporting his kids and their activities, he enjoys fishing, traveling the world, and cheering for his beloved Iowa Hawkeyes.
Drew Scaggs is principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Enterprise performance. Drew brings over 25 years of experience across various global industries including financial services, consumer, technology, manufacturing, and industrials. Drew advises top companies executives on their transformation experience, implementing new and innovative technologies, and how to continue to get value out of their investment over time. His deep expertise and knowledge are around transformation helps organizations shift business priorities to business outcomes and deliver higher performance. Drew, in personal time, loves spending time with his family, coaching sports, and playing golf.
Brian is a principal with 27 years of industry and management consulting experience in Consumer and Industrial Products and Retail. Brian’s passion is leveraging the diversity of his team to creatively solve complex business issues and deliver purpose-driven, sustainable value for clients. He founded Deloitte’s The Smart Factory @ Wichita – a net-zero, immersive environment that enables clients to prototype how technology will impact the ‘future of’ their business. This innovation also created Smart Factory Believers, a global program powered by a Deloitte-led ecosystem, designed to foster STEM education in underserved areas and inspire the workforce of the future. Brian lives in Chicago with his family and enjoys traveling, sports, and music.