How to Use Robotics Within Finance Functions?

  • Sina Gieseking
  • Kai Grönke


This contribution describes how the current trend of digitization has gained entry into the financial department. After standardizing processes and implementing shared services, the CFO Organization 4.0 is all about using the potential of big data, predictive forecasting, and robotics. This contribution lists the advantages of these technologies and contains some application examples for accounting and controlling functions. In addition, new roles and functions accompanied by the transformation will be highlighted.


Robotics RPA Process automatization Predictive analytics Shared service center CFO Organization 4.0 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sina Gieseking
    • 1
  • Kai Grönke
    • 2
  1. 1.Retail and Consumer GoodsHorváth & PartnersMunichGermany
  2. 2.Controlling & FinanceHorváth & PartnersDüsseldorfGermany

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