With so many threats, how prepared are retailers for a disruptive event?

by Simon Persin on 20 June 2017

In our previous articles, Paul Lloyd-Smith of SAP and I highlighted that whilst the point of sale (PoS) has traditionally been the focus of a retail organisations, it is the back office where ...

The hidden costs of manual SAP security & controls

by Richard Hunt on 26 May 2017

Despite greater attention to risk from corporate leadership, many teams responsible for governance, risk and compliance (GRC) activities are still trying to make do ...

Are you facing a capability gap for SAP security?

by Richard Hunt on 11 May 2017

SAP security teams face a growing set of challenges in safeguarding their SAP systems. Heightened enterprise risk (such as the rising threat of cyber attacks and data ...

3 Major Trends in Enterprise Risk for 2017

by Richard Hunt on 25 April 2017

It can be said with a great level of confidence that all enterprises are aware of the increasing risk environment, both internal and external, that they are operating in today as a recent survey of ...

How retail can maintain control of the Carrots whilst also counting the Beans!

by Simon Persin on 2 March 2017


Is Buying Anything “As A Service” simply Rent Vs Buy?

by Richard Hunt on 21 February 2017

The technology progression that enabled anything delivered as a service has some key milestones. Cassette recording of music and video allowed us all to time shift our consumption of media. Then ...

We’re off to a Good Start in 2017 with SAP GRC 10.1 Support Package 16!

by Richard Hunt on 6 February 2017


Risks Management: The  IoD’s New Directors Competency Framework

by Richard Hunt on 19 January 2017

The Institute of Directors recently released their new ‘Director’s Competency Framework’. The framework is the latest effort by the IoD to define the competencies required by Directors and the ...

Is your CISO now more valuable than your CMO in protecting your brand?

by Richard Hunt on 13 January 2017

Your CMO has traditionally been the guardian of your brand, nurturing and developing brand value by maintaining clarity, relevance and quality of your engagement with your target market and ...

Has the retail sector ever faced greater threats in this digital age?

by Simon Persin on 4 January 2017

Has the retail sector ever faced greater threats in this digital age?

The digitalisation of the economy has had a transformational effect on how businesses do business and therefore new ...