“You always knew digital was going to change things, but you didn’t realize how close to home it would hit. In every industry, digital competitors are taking advantage of new platforms, tools, and relationships to undercut competitors, get closer to customers, and disrupt the usual ways of doing business. The only way to compete is to evolve.” – James McQuivey, Forrester Research
Finance professionals in the automotive industry need to drive strategy in a whole new way to stay competitive. They must look beyond the immediate functions of reporting, disclosure, accounting and controlling and focus on real-time analytics.