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What to expect

After a welcome from Carolyn Horne, President EMEA at Workday, you’ll follow one of four industry-specific sessions. You’ll hear from business leaders relevant to you, Workday experts and our strategic partners about how to accelerate your digital enterprise journey.

Financial Services

Delve into how to use workforce and financial strategies to bring together operational, employee and financial insights, and establish resilience throughout your organisation.

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Hosted by Claer Barrett, Financial Journalist and Broadcaster

Welcome from Workday (10 minutes)
Carolyn Horne, President EMEA, Workday

Industry trends for digital acceleration (15 minutes)
Thomas Merry, Managing Director –  Banking Strategy, Accenture

Customer story | Schroders Personal Wealth’s digital acceleration journey (15 minutes)
Joel Ripley, CFO, Schroders Personal Wealth

Break with a surprise (10 minutes)

Panel discussion | Accelerate your digital enterprise journey (30 minutes)

Nick Hutton-Penman, Deputy CEO, Tokio Marine Kiln

Ben Patricks, EMEA Workday Financials and Adaptive Insights Practice Lead, Accenture

Viren Patel, Industry Advisor – Financial Services, Workday

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Meet our hosts



Carolyn Horne

President EMEA, Workday

Focused on driving growth and success for Workday, our customers and partners in the EMEA region, Carolyn brings a wealth of leadership experience to the role. She has been with Workday for nine years and prior to her appointment as President, was the Regional Vice President for the NEZA (UK&I, Nordics and South Africa) region.

Claer Barrett

Financial Journalist and Broadcaster

Editor of FT Money and Consumer Editor at the Financial Times, Claer Barrett is an economic broadcaster and columnist. She covers business and finance news on Eddie Mair’s LBC drivetime show, making complex market issues relevant and accessible. Claer also presents the FT Money Show podcast.

Insights from our customers

Workday customers share their digital enterprise journey stories



Our Partners

We’re delighted to be joined by our strategic partners, Accenture, who will share their industry expertise.