February 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm GMT
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Topic: Demystifying PowerBI
This is the 1st of a two-part webinar series exploring PowerBI. The second will be a deeper dive. Hosted by Chris Tredwell, he will be joined by fellow GrowCFO member and PowerBI & FP&A transformation specialist Tejas Parikh who will help us better understand the value of this technology.
During this session, Tejas will provide a quick demo covering what PowerBI can do, its cost, time and some useful use cases.
Tejas is an FP&A transformation specialist with over 16 years of experience. Everyone who has worked with Tejas has always complimented his ability to invent and simplify business processes and optimize technology which has a direct impact on the productivity of the FP&A function. Today, Tejas is the founder of ABCL, an FP&A solution practice which aims to bring FP&A functions to the 21st Century.
Tejas earned his MBA from the University of Hertfordshire, has a ACMA (CIMA) and various other certifications like, MCSA – BI Reporting from Microsoft, Certified Anaplan Modeler, L7 Professional Consultant from Institute of Consulting and he is also a GCiologist. Over his career of 16+ years, Tejas has delivered for major MNC’s like Vodafone, GE, Unilever and many more! During his tenure at these MNC’s he has made remarkable achievements such as redesigning the investor appraisal pack and strategic review board pack which made the CEO take notice of his skills. He’s established FP&A function from scratch, delivered 80%+ improved efficiency consistently in planning cycles (without technology). His career has a long list of achievements, too many to list!
In his personal life, Tejas is a family man from Mumbai, India and has been married for 16 years with a 12 year old son. It wouldn’t be a leap to say that he brings international experience to the table like few others in the industry!