In the blink of an eye, digital transformation leapt from to-do list item to daily lived reality for most companies. A global pandemic and its attendant business, social and personal consequences changed everyone’s plans, big and small. Ready or not, companies responded to a culture of social distancing by creating virtual workplaces on the fly. Suddenly the conceptual challenges of a digital business – access, resources, process, security considerations – have become extremely tangible. We collectively experienced a decade’s worth of technology adoption and business strategy executions in under two years. In the process, we have learned that digital business transformation is the ultimate challenge in change management because it impacts industry structures and strategic positioning—not to mention every task, activity and process within the organization.
Manny Korakis, Chief Financial Officer at Presidio, is responsible for leading the company’s finance team in continuous process improvement and driving profitable growth. Prior to joining Presidio in 2022, Manny was Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller and Corporate Treasurer at IQVIA where he was responsible for global accounting, external financial reporting, financial shared services, capital markets, treasury operations, internal control and financial systems.
In addition, heheld senior-level positions at American Express Global Business Travel as Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. Mannyspent the majority of his career at S&P Global, where, in his last two years with the company, he was Chief Financial Officer of S&P Dow Jones Indices, a subsidiary with $1 billion in revenue.