The authors of »Introducing Financial Planning and Analysis with SAP Analytics Cloud«

JS Irick

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.

Tim Klem

Tim Klem is a principal consultant and practice lead at TruQua specializing in financial planning, analysis, and reporting solutions. He has delivered successful, creative, and scalable customer solutions and is highly experienced in guiding companies through their business transformation initiatives. Tim's prior roles include being the SAP EPM Practice lead at SAP in southeast Asia and the director of services for Asia at Outlooksoft; more recently he was the head of operational technology systems for an e-commerce startup, with responsibility for evaluating, designing, and implementing cloud-based SaaS solutions.

Kermit Bravo

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.

Scott Cairncross

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.

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