Leveraging Data & Predictive Analytics to Improve Financial Planning & Budgeting
Virtual Financial Forecasting, Planning & Budgeting Conference
Leveraging Data & Predictive Analytics to Improve Financial Planning & Budgeting

You will learn:

  • The role of predictive analytics in Financial Planning today
  • The importance of providing senior execs with a one-number picture of spend performance
  • How we can leverage data and predictive analytics to break down organizational silos and improve planning processes
  • The machine learning algorithms that can be leveraged for optimal forecasting and financial planning
  • How we can change organizational behavior to achieve integrated planning using data driven decision making and scenario planning
Deepak Jose
Global Director, Demand Analytics
Mars Inc.
Deepak Jose is a digital transformation and commercial strategy professional and is currently the Head of Business Strategy and Advanced Analytics at Mars. He leads analytics transformation programs for Pet Care, Mars Wrigley, Food, and Multi Sales segments to drive profitable growth for Mars and its customers. He leads a global team of data scientists and business translators driving digital transformations. Prior to Mars, Deepak worked for Coca-Cola, ABB, and Mu Sigma. He holds an MBA from George Washington University School of Business and a degree in Mechanical Engineering from NIT in Calicut, India. He is also an Executive Data Council member at BCI Summit-based out of New York, and co-author of the international bestselling book, Leading through Pandemic - Unconventional Wisdom from Heartfelt Leaders.