As Mater Foundation’s philanthropic activities continued to grow, its existing spreadsheet-based planning processes could not provide enough control and visibility to help it reach its future goals.
Mater Foundation worked with IBM Premier Business Partner Bistech to transform planning processes with an IBM Analytics platform that provides better governance and deeper insight into financial data.
Robust financial models increased confidence in business plans. Process automation saved two weeks’ budgeting work. What-if analysis will drive smarter decision-making once fully implemented.
“We were impressed with Bistech from the beginning – the consultants who presented to us were clearly practitioners, not salespeople, which gave us confidence that they could deliver what they promised. This impression was borne out by our experience during the project: the Bistech team were real partners with our team and helped us get the project over the line.” Vincent McFarlane (Chief Operating Officer)
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