Earlier this year, we had a privilege of hosting Mr. Woody Wade, the Scenario Planning Guru, and the author of the book - Scenario Planning: A field guide to the future.
Mr. Woody Wade is also the contributor of Scenario Planning app for Anaplan.
During his Singapore visit, Mr. Woody Wade met various CEOs & CFOs and provided insightful information of how the future is unfolding with uncertainties in their specific industry, and why Organizations must think about their future business environments differently in terms of alternative scenarios with clear strategic actionable planning, and execution. He also shared his experience from the various corporate workshops which he does with specific companies, and how they had benefited from impactful scenario planning exercise.
WOODY WADE heads Wade & Co., a management consultancy focused on business foresight, and frequently speaks on the topic of future trends. With an MBA from Harvard Business School, he has more than thirty years of business experience, specifically in international marketing and strategy development. He has worked for two Swiss private banks; served as a member of the executive board of the Geneva-based World Economic Forum; and was the marketing director of the world-renowned Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne. (Also refer: http://www.11changes.com/)
Umesh Biyani has over 15 years of experience in helping Organizations in driving the benefits of Enterprise Performance Management and Business Analytics.He holds a Master’s degree from IIT Roorkee. He was formerly with Anaplan, where he was Partner and Client Director for EPM Consulting, Singapore. He is specialized in working with CFOs and Finance Organization to define their EPM vision. Besides work, Umesh enjoys the gym and meditation. (Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/umesh-biyani-80712a5/)
Woody Wade’s Scenario Planning app intro Video:
Scenario Planning App: