26% of organisations will not be fully data-driven for another four to five years, according to findings from the latest FinTech Barometer survey of finance professionals, carried out by Visma | Onguard, the fintech company that focuses on the order-to-cash process. This reflects a move to becoming data-driven being a long-term agenda item for many businesses, with only 15% hoping to reach this goal within the next year.
Recently rebranded Visma | Onguard strengthens its position in the SME market by acquiring Outstanding24 to realise its growth ambition.
Onguard is welcoming Adriaan Kom as its new Chief Commercial Officer. Responsible for overseeing the development and commercial strategies of the business, Adriaan’s appointment strengthens the management team and Onguard’s ongoing commitment to building its market position and international growth within Europe.
Onguard and The Boss Cat partner to redefine O2C automation and increase cashflow and collections performance
Onguard and The Boss Cat, partner to redefine O2C automation and increase cashflow and collections performance for UK businesses
The number of days that an invoice remains open will increase in the coming months, according to one in three finance professionals (32%). This is evident from a recent poll by fintech company Onguard among more than 300 finance professionals. At the beginning of this year, only one in seven thought that the duration of outstanding invoices would increase.
Onguard has expanded its management team as of October 1, 2020. Cor Makkinje (53) strengthens the management team as responsible for Professional Services. Debbie Staat (34), Manager Customer Success & Support, is also new to the MT. With these two appointments Onguard is focusing on the national and international growth of the organisation.
The Covid-19 crisis is making a big impact on the efficiency of the UK’s finance departments, with 66% of financial professionals reporting that they are working more efficiently since the onset of the pandemic in March of this year.
We are proud to announce our newest release of CreditManager 3.16, our data-driven, cloud-based solution for debtor management.
We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the 2020 Credit Connect Technology Awards, with our intelligent cloud-based CreditManager solution joining the shortlist for the Innovation in Credit category.
Onguard has announced the appointment of Tim Blok as the company’s new chief technology officer (CTO) as of September 1st.
Onguard has announced the appointment of Andy Bass as New Business Development Manager as the company continues its UK expansion and exploits new opportunities in the region.
Onguard has appointed Luc Godfroid (41) as International Business Development Executive effective June 15. In his role, Godfroid is responsible for new matters through the partner channels. With the arrival of Godfroid, the sales team is cemented and the organisation gains over fifteen years of experience in Credit Management at both national and international levels.
Amsterdam, 2 June 2020 – Data-driven business operations are a multi-year plan for two-thirds of finance professionals (66%).
Onguard, the fintech company specialising in order-to-cash and credit management, has selected technology services company Rackspace to boost the agility of its customer operations.
Visma, and by extension Onguard, takes the concerns regarding the coronavirus seriously and is committed to protecting its customers, partners and employees. We are closely monitoring the state of affairs and will follow the recommendations of the authorities.
We are delighted to announce, for the second year in a row, Onguard’s 2020 Britsh Credit Awards nomination. Onguard joined the shortlist of Business to Business supplier of the year.
2020 Credit Week, London. The 2020 Women in Credit Awards honours the work of incredible women across the entire credit and financial services industry. Onguard CEO, Marieke Saeij is shortlisted as Business Leader of the Year.
Visma has signed an agreement with Main Capital to acquire Onguard, market leader in cloud-based order-to-cash solutions in the Netherlands. The acquisition strengthens Visma’s position in the Dutch market and allows Onguard to extend its platform across Europe.
Almost half of finance professionals lack awareness of blockchain and its benefits and 48% either have no idea what blockchain is or fail to understand its uses in finance, according to Onguard’s anual FinTech Barometer.
Over a third of CFOs see big data as a threat to employment. Almost two-thirds (64%) of CFOs expect that within the next five years the financial world will no longer be able to operate without big data.
Marieke Saeij speaking about the newest version of PolicyManager at the NextStep OutSystems event Amsterdam 2019
Onguard CTO Marieke Saeij, Aon’s Remco Beuvens, and Valuga Consultant Alexander Bouma discussed their recent partnership on Policy Manager.
Marieke Saeij has been appointed to CEO of order-to-cash specialist Onguard, effective as of November 1st. Saeij has been the CTO at Onguard for three years and is the successor of Bert van der Zwan, who held the positions of Chairman of the Board and CEO for over four years.
After September 1st, Onguard will have added two new faces to their Sales and Marketing departments. The appointments of Nicole Xavier and Martin Williams aim to further facilitate growth in the UK and German markets.
The ultimate goal of improving the customer experience is named less frequently as the reason for starting digital transformation (45%). Many CFOs have yet to begin the journey, missing the opportunity to improve customer experience and reap the rewards.