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The Carbon Credit Market: An Opportunity to be Seized for a Sustainable Future

By Maria Vittoria TrussoniHead of Sustainability & Green Tech, NTT DATA Italia , Antonio PolicicchioAI and Quantum Computing R&D Project Team Leader, NTT DATA Italia

Carbon credits are already a rapidly growing market, and will soon become a crucial component – alongside the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions – in achieving carbon neutrality across all industries.

Cloud is the Future of Banking (But Getting There is Not Easy)

By José Manuel PérezGlobal Head of Banking Platforms and Banking in the Cloud, NTT DATA

As digital native challenger banks rapidly encroach, it has become imperative for retail banks to move to the cloud to compete. There are numerous benefits associated with cloud migration, but they should also be aware of the pitfalls.

Navigating M&A Post-Pandemic (And Why Culture and Values Matter)

By Dan AlbrightGlobal Head of Consulting, NTT DATA Services

Mergers and acquisitions remain a viable growth strategy for professional services firms, despite the current challenges – but successfully navigating these deals will require a different approach in a post-pandemic market.

A Look at the Future of Supply Chain Finance

By Miguel Mas PalaciosDirector - Global Corporate Banking, NTT DATA EMEAL

Businesses across all industries have been forced to find solutions to a rapidly evolving market environment since the outbreak of coronavirus. For many firms, the economic challenges of Covid-19 have heavily disrupted their supply chains. But supply chain finance has provided a valuable lifeline during this highly turbulent time. Now, many innovations are emerging, offering enormous value for banks, buyers and suppliers.

The Evolving Role of the CFO: From Financial Anchor to Strategic Leader

By Belen VillasanteGlobal Digital Finance Transformation Partner, NTT DATA EMEAL

As the business landscape grows ever more uncertain and disrupted, CFOs need to reinvent themselves so that their focus increasingly falls on fostering innovation and promoting adaptability, rather than solely on accounting, compliance and safeguarding assets. Those who can become comfortable in today’s climate of upheaval and change will discover new opportunities in what will be an increasingly key leadership role.

Blockchain Will Change Everything: Here’s How to Spot the Opportunities Early

By Benjamin MattenTechnology Innovation, CTO Team, NTT DATA DACH

Remember when people thought the internet wouldn’t catch on? Forward-looking people and organisations quickly adopted networked technologies, understanding the possibilities they offered. The same is true of blockchain – and just like the internet, blockchain is all about finding the patterns and acting early.

Only Natural: Using the Five Capitals Model to Form a Sustainable Development Strategy

By Jesús Carrasco Naranjo Natural Capital & Biodiversity Project Manager, NTT DATA EMEAL

A more detailed framework is needed to understand how we can develop a sustainable society. The five capitals model expands on current assessments to include our dependence and impact on nature and the resources needed to achieve the SDGs. Luckily, there are already protocols in place to help integrate the capitals into operations.

How Businesses Can Serve the Greater Good

By Sergio OliveiraDirector of Research & Development, NTT DATA Business Solutions Brazil

Machine learning and AI are often associated with enhancing the consumer experience, but they can also assist businesses significantly in their tax-related work. Simplifying the taxation processes and compliance procedures contributes to business sustainability, and through it, the wider community and society.

Reasons to be Cheerful: Why It Pays To Be Optimistic About Sustainability

By Thomas GeigerSenior Director, Strategic Industry and Management Advisory, NTT DATA DACH

More than a legal obligation to meet governmental targets, consumers, employees and investors are all pointing towards a sustainable future. We can see that sustainability presents a number of profitable opportunities. So, the question is: can you afford to be left behind?

Making the Case for Sustainability

By Mufaddal SulemanjiSenior Consultant, Enterprise Agility & Business Transformation, NTT DATA UK

The risk to your business of doing nothing to move toward sustainable operations might be the greatest risk you can take in this volatile environment. The potential for disruption by government and market forces has businesses asking: Why has it been traditionally difficult to make the case for sustainability, and how can I bring sustainability into my organisation?

How the Circular Economy Benefits Business and Investors While Tackling Global Challenges

By Michiel De SmetFinance Initiative Lead, Ellen McArthur Foundation (and Member of the EU Platform on Sustainable Finance)

The circular economy not only allows us to live within planetary boundaries, it can deliver superior returns, new growth opportunities and access to preferential credit lines. The finance sector is increasingly getting behind this framework and is supporting businesses in their transition with significant growth in funds.