About The Author

Ryan Hunter is a Value Consulting Director @ Oracle. Ryan helps forward-looking organizations unlock value with Oracle’s HCM, ERP and CX Cloud applications.

Oracle Cloud is designed for #digitalTransformation – offering the most comprehensive suite of enterprise applications on the market. Oracle Cloud customers realize value from:

• Technology Simplification
• Administrative Excellence & Efficiency
• Digital Transformation
• Workforce Productivity
• Business Effectiveness

Mr. Hunter applies design thinking and quantitative analysis to help CEOs, CFOs, CHROs, and CIOs evaluate their software decisions, create a business case for change, and take advantage of cloud software economics. After the culmination of a business case, executives will have identified key cloud capabilities necessary to execute strategy, developed a value hypothesis, quantified unique value, and validated decisions using ROI.

Ryan has helped leadership teams align top priorities on their Transformation Agenda including:

• Building enduring IT, HR & Finance functions
• Reducing IT application footprint in cloud
• Creating a scalable G&A cost structure
• Developing the full economic potential of their workforce
• Harnessing innovation to modernize and transform HR & Finance
• Bringing speed and deep insight to finance and accounting
• Improving the agility of their organization’s decision making
• Adapting to uncertain and changing business conditions

In 2013, Ryan was selected as an inaugural Chairman’s Fellow for strategic innovation in new ventures at Towers Watson.

Visit my blog at http://www.alignedvalue.com

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