Speaker Bio

Marco D'Ascoli

Marco D'Ascoli

Director Analyst
Marco D'Ascoli is a Director, Advisory, in the Finance practice. Mr. D'Ascoli provides advisory thought leadership on best practices being employed across the client portfolio that will help to improve the quality and efficiency of mission-critical finance initiatives. His focus areas include:
1. Finance Function Strategy
2. Finance Transformation
3. Change Management
4. Organizational Design
5. Business Partnering
6. FP&A Activity location strategy

Mr D'Ascoli has 8 years experience in the Consumer Products industry. Before moving to Gartner he served as Global Finance Transformation lead at Unilever. In this role he was responsible for leading the deployment of finance data & analytics teams in different markets globally, with a focus on the framework design, as well as on the execution of the strategy with the markets.

He previously held different positions within the supply chain and sales departments at both Unilever and Kraft Heinz.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2023 / 02:30 PM - 03:00 PM EDT
3 Change Management Principles to Supercharge Your Finance Transformation

Increasingly frequent and complex finance transformations can lead to employee fatigue, putting project success at risk. This session describes how finance transformation leaders can shift their change strategy from top-down to a business-led, employee-centric approach that ensures success.(Credits: 0.5; Field of Study: Business Management and Organization; Delivery Method: Group Live; Program Knowledge Level: Basic; Prerequisites: None; Advanced Preparation: None)

Thursday, June 01, 2023 / 03:30 PM - 04:15 PM EDT
Ask the Expert: How to Approach Change Fatigue in Finance Transformation

Increasingly frequent and complex finance transformations can lead to employee fatigue, putting project success at risk. Join this session with your peers to ask a Gartner expert your most pressing questions on how to deal with change fatigue in your organization and increase the chances of success for your transformations.

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