Hannu Kasi

Global Business Services Lead
ABB Management Services Ltd, Schweiz
Hannu Kasi started as January 1, 2016 in the WCP Project Management Office in Zurich and will manage the implementation of Global Business Services (GBS). In this new role, Hannu will work closely with the Group Functions, Divisions, Regions and Countries to implement a multifunctional shared services organization incorporating shared service elements from Finance, IS, HR and SCM. Hannu came to this role from the position of the Country Managing Director Czech Republic where he was working for five years. Before that Hannu was Head of Group Controlling for ABB located in Zurich. Hannu has also held various CFO and CIO positions in different ABB business segments. Besides Switzerland, he has worked in Czech Republic, Finland, Sweden, USA and Germany. Hannu has a PhD Degree in Economics from the University of Braunschweig in Germany and a MSc. Degree from the University of Vaasa in Finland.

11:50 Modern Multifunctional ABB´s GBS – Leapfrogging forward in the SSC maturity journey

• Next level of Evolution: Efficient End-to-End Global processes in Global Business Organization for Finance, Human Resources, Information systems
and Supply Chain Management and Operations
• Increasing the Performance in a GBS Organization: High quality services and optimized costs
• Extension of the scope: Service-depth What’s Next? What new activities can benefit from a SSC environment
• Disruptive Technologies in SSC: Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain technology