Michel Haesendonckx is Global Solution Owner for Financial Planning & Analysis at SAP SE with a broad expertise in the area of Finance & Performance Management. He is responsible for driving the go-to-market in this area for SAP and is highly involved in key innovation topics and the overall solution strategy. He has more than 20 years of experience in the area of financial processes as well as analytics, of which most have been focused on SAP solutions. Michel built his functional experience as an external auditor, controller in the oil & gas sector, and CFO in port logistics, and extended his view in this field through his leadership position in FP&A in a globally operating consulting firm. Michel is also the author of “SAP S/4HANA Finance: The Reference Guide to What’s New” released in April 2019, written together with the development head for management accounting.