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RPA is the next generation of outsourcing to a digital workforce.
Technology continues to reshape our world and has been accelerated by the pandemic. As you rethink processes for the new environment, you may be asking how technology can help improve efficiency and effectiveness. This podcast is the next episode in the second season of our What’s next? podcast series for CFOs, controllers — anyone in finance. This season we’re focusing on what’s next in tech for the finance professional — discussing the benefits of technology through the lens of the finance function. In this episode, host Heather Horn sits down with Michael Engel, intelligent automation leader at PwC Innovation Labs, to discuss Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and the ways finance professionals are embracing the RPA movement.
Michael Engel, a PwC managing director and intelligent automation leader at PwC Innovation Labs, is focused on applying intelligent automation in support of business transformation. With over two decades of experience, Michael supports clients in extending, enhancing, enriching, and empowering their organizations in the extraction of genuine business value.
Heather Horn is PwC's National office thought leader, responsible for developing our communications strategy and conveying firm positions on accounting and financial reporting matters. She is the engaging host of PwC’s accounting and reporting weekly podcast and quarterly webcast series, as well as periodic webcasts for the power and utilities industry. With over 25 years of experience, Heather’s accounting and auditing expertise includes financial instruments and rate-regulated accounting.