[Practice] A Playbook for Successful Cloud Financial Management
Wed, Apr 14, 2021
at 10:30 AM
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
More companies than ever are adopting cloud management services to ensure their cloud environments are compliant, secure, and efficient. Driving accountability and cost ownership involves central cloud groups and finance teams to be on the same page, and cross-functional communication and collaboration is essential to ensure that cloud financial management strategies align with organisational priorities.
Join this Virtual Fireside Chat to discover the challenges and opportunities in cloud spend optimisation, and how cloud technology leaders can play key roles in facilitating effective working agreements within their organisation.
The key challenges & considerations of cloud financial management for large enterprises with a global footprint.
Standard Chartered Bank, GovTech, and British American Tobacco’s current cloud environment and best practices.
What are the most effective strategies for allocating costs and driving out financial accountability? Are these strategies broadly applicable?
Aligning Cloud Financial Management strategies with organisational priorities
How to motivate the right people to prioritise shared goals around cloud costs and effectively implement cultural change?
What approaches bring the biggest returns on reducing cost and do they tend to involve engineers taking an action or lean instead into financial instruments?
Insights from AWS & Apptio end-user case studies on improving cloud financial management – eg. FinOps
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 10:30 AM
Andrew Midgley started his cloud journey back in 2010 while working for Australian online media company realestate.com.au. In 2015, Andrew moved to Cloudability as a Technical Product Manager and turned into the Senior Product Strategist role to...
Commercial Architect, Global & Strategic Accounts, Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Alee is a Commercial Architect on the OPTICS (Optimization Intelligence for Cloud Systems) team at Amazon Web Services. She is a subject matter expert in guiding customers through ways to optimize their current and future AWS spend. Her team works...
Anthony Hodge is currently the Head of Cloud Governance and the Product Owner for the Cloud Onboarding Journey within Standard Chartered’s Group Technology and Innovation. He has 20 years of experience working within Financial Services and...
Global Head of DC, Cloud & Automation, British American Tobacco
Attained his Bachelors Degree in IT from Urbana University, Ohio United States. Returned home in 2001 after 11 years living in the United States where he started his IT career. Over his 18 years of working experience, he has had the opportunity to...
Director, MHI Govt Infrastructure Group Govt Technology Agency
Keng Leong is the head for Managed Hosting Infrastructure (MHI). He is responsible for planning and implementing Whole-of-Government (WOG) initiatives with the aim to facilitate the adoption of cloud computing. MHI is also responsible for the...