The authors of »Introducing Financial Planning and Analysis with SAP Analytics Cloud«
JS Irick is the director of data science and artificial intelligence at TruQua, where he works to integrate predictive and AI technologies with customers’ existing finance processes. His work centers on building the modern planning stack of SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP S/4HANA, and SAP HANA. He is an internationally recognized speaker on machine learning, SAP planning, SAP S/4HANA, and software development.
Scott Cairncross is a recognized thought leader in the area of enterprise software, focused on SAP analytics and SAP ERP solutions. He has more than 16 years of SAP implementation experience. As a principal partner at TruQua, Scott helps customers maximize their enterprise software solutions. As a member of the SAP Analytics Partner Advisory Counsel, Scott actively works to present customer needs to SAP and help improve the product.
Kermit Bravo is an SAP architect and program manager at TruQua. He has more than 8 years of experience leading large engagements with a specialization in architecting planning, consolidation, and analytical solutions. He’s worked on various projects during his tenure at TruQua, and was part of the early testing program of SAP Analytics Cloud before it was introduced to the market. Kermit has been a featured speaker at international industry conferences, and co-wrote the book SAP Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Add-In: Managing Your Business with Excel with Scott Cairncross.
Parminder Ghatahora is a managing principal consultant at TruQua who specializes in financial planning, analysis, and reporting solutions. He has more than 25 years of experience delivering innovative finance solutions for global organizations across industries, including consumer products, industrial, and technology. He serves as a catalyst for clients seeking to achieve value through digital transformation, focusing on addressing emerging topics with the latest available technologies. In the last few years, Parminder has been actively involved in helping clients successfully adopt cloud-based EPM solutions, supported by improved enterprise-wide collaboration, visualization of business impacts, and a greater intuitive planning user experience.