Finance Indaba 2017: Futuresense ensures a bright financial future

"Futuresense exists to make complex company finance systems more efficient, reporting simpler and faster, and ultimately make the CFO’s life easier," says Steven Hyslop, Director of Futuresense, a silver partner at the Finance Indaba Africa 2017 on 12 and 13 October 2017 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

  • Finance professionals and accountants register for the Finance Indaba for free with code FB2017!

In the coming weeks and months, we will be chatting to all the Indaba partners, asking them why they are joining the event and what their most important message for finance professionals is.

Do you want to learn why Futuresense has long-standing relationships with its clients? Do you want to be informed about the latest and greatest in finance? Then don't miss the Finance Indaba Africa 2017.

The Finance Indaba is the biggest annual event on the continent for financial managers and specialists who are seeking partnerships to drive progress. Thousands of delegates will gain valuable insights into realising financial performance and growth, becoming more efficient and accessing funding, among a host of other opportunities from leading players in financial services.

Why will you be present at the Finance Indaba? What was your experience of last year's event?
"Futuresense had a very positive experience at the first Finance Indaba. We got the opportunity to engage with many finance professionals and to show them how we can help improve their financial management building blocks, to deliver information quickly and accurately."

What will you be talking about or showcasing?
"As an Oracle EPM partner, we will also showcase Oracle's Cloud applications in Financial Consolidation, Budgeting & Planning, and Reporting. They are quick to implement with minimal client-side IT commitment and hassle. We are excited to introduce these products to our clients and to the market."

What are the challenges you can help finance professionals with in 2017?
"In a challenging economic landscape, decision-makers are looking for smarter financial management solutions that will enable them to drive their company forward using accurate, relevant and timeous data. Futuresense exists to make complex company finance systems more efficient, reporting simpler and faster, and ultimately make the CFO's life easier."

What sets Futuresense apart from its rivals?
"We've got the strongest finance skills-driven implementation team in the country and the only full service provider in South Africa with proven skills in the design, implementation, deployment and support of the full Oracle Hyperion EPM suite."

What has been the key to building effective and strategic client relationships?
"Listening to the client, interpreting their needs and then implementing a solution in a cost-effective way. And then always do more than expected! We form partnerships with our clients that last years. Some of them have been clients since the late 1990s!"