Ankur Agarwal, "Enterprise Technology for Private Equity"
English | ISBN: 1908783222 | 2013 | 165 pages | EPUB | 4 MB
With the private equity industry facing new pressures - from investors demanding more in-depth data reporting to greater regulatory scrutiny - fund management firms must ensure their business is robust enough to adapt. Investing in the right technology is paramount to building an integrated business environment that is responsive to the pressures and challenges of a constantly evolving global marketplace. Enterprise Technology for Private Equity presents a methodological approach to planning and executing a business transformation programme, making optimal use of IT systems to enable and support changes to key processes and functions to enhance client services. Primarily written by Ankur Agarwal this is a vital resource for any private equity professional charged with, or involved in, developing a roadmap for change and making strategic IT and business decisions. Make sure your IT systems support your business strategy This publication will help you to: Map out the current business structure of your organisation Formulate a clear IT strategy for taking your business forward Create a step-by-step IT roadmap for the business transformation process Ensure you engage the right people in your firm at each key phase in the transformation programme Assess your technology needs and ensure systems are properly aligned with and support business objectives Evaluate IT products and invest in the right solutions Produce a migration and implementation plan for IT systems Get up to speed with some of the latest technology trends impacting the private equity industry It also includes a number of sample matrices that private equity firms can tailor to their own enterprise transformation programmes as well as a glossary for quick and easy reference to common technical terms.