ERP Due Diligence Private Equity Investors Playbook

March 24, 2022
The aim of this playbook is to provide some insights into how to undertake ERP due diligence, how to execute a successful ERP transformation program, what the key warning signs are in a potential acquisition target and provide some intrusive, probing questions that you, as a private equity investor, can ask to expose any issues or concerns within the enterprise operating system. To download a copy of this report, please complete the form below.

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A New CIO's Blueprint for a Successful First 90 Days on the Job
The majority of our new clients are CEOs who have recently assumed the role of Chief Information Officer (CIO). Whether they have been promoted internally or sourced from outside the organization, these individuals are often new to the role. Similar to the initial period that a newly elected official, such as a president or prime minister, undergoes, a CIO has a crucial 90-day window to establish the direction they intend to take in their career and role. In this discussion, we will outline key considerations and provide a guide for CIOs beginning their new position.
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Warum werden SAP S/4HANA-Einführungsprojekte häufig eingestellt? [Die SAP-ERP-Fehlerepidemie]
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Steps to an Effective (and Efficient) ERP Software Selection and Procurement Process
One of the primary services we offer our clients is assisting them in purchasing new ERP software. We aid them in evaluating potential choices, defining both a long list and a short list, navigating the RFP process, and ultimately selecting and acquiring the ERP software that best facilitates their digital transformation. However, many organizations are unsure of where to begin. They often find themselves stuck in analysis paralysis, selecting inappropriate software or spending excessive time only to choose unsuitable software. This article aims to provide a structured roadmap for evaluating and selecting the most appropriate software for your organization. 
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Most Important Digital Transformation Activities [Digital Strategy and Implementation Framework]
Many individuals are keen on digital transformation, with a significant number eager to expand their knowledge on the topic and manage a successful transformation. However, the major components of an effective transformation are often not well-understood. In this discussion, I aim to elucidate these critical work streams that are essential for a successful transformation.
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