FPA Tags

April 2, 2020

By Amrish Shah, Head of FP&A at Endemol Shine Group


The explosion in computing and data processing power has led to an exponential increase in data available to business. Paradoxically, this has led to business leaders becoming...

November 26, 2019

By Simone da Silva Collins, Senior Financial Analyst at Sony

This article explores the attributes of Big Data and considers whether having more data is always good. First, let's get back to the basics. What is Big Data...

April 2, 2019

By Takeshi Murakami, Group Controller at Microsoft

4-5 years ago in Microsoft, Cloud business was a small portion of the overall business, but now is the key business for the company, with new and diverse...

November 21, 2018

By John Sanchez, Keynote Speaker, Corporate Trainer and Author

According to a 2017 IBM report, "Every day, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data. To put that into perspective, 90 percent of the data in the world today...

February 1, 2018

By Richard Reinderhoff, CFO/FP&A Expert and Independent Adviser

When FP&A is placed within this bigger picture, the link to strategic planning becomes evident. By translating the strategic intent of the company into business drivers...

September 18, 2017

By Emmanuel Jibodu, Finance Analytics @ Shred-it

The Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) function has become more prominent in the decision making process in most large organizations because of the emergence of...