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Atos manages the successful go-live of Permit Vision at Repsol

Paris, France – March 3 2020

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces the successful go-live of Permit Vision at Repsol, one of the top multi-energy companies in the oil, gas, electricity and natural gas industries. This agreement to implement the digital Control of Work solution, Permit Vision, was signed together with Wolters Kluwer’s eVision, the leader in digital Permit to Work software. The eVision solution enables Repsol to electronically manage its work permits in their Upstream business, with the aim of integrating the work permits with its risk and process safety barrier management tools.

eVision’s software solution

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Business Strategy

Atos provides advanced satellite monitoring solution to Arabsat

Satellite traffic management system to ensure reliability of services to end users

Paris, March 5, 2020,

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has been chosen by Arabsat, one of the world’s top satellite operators and leading satellite services provider across the Middle East and Africa, to provide a state-of-the-art satellite monitoring solution to mitigate interferences in Arabsat’s satellite services and ensure the highest quality of service to its end-users.

The Atos solution, the SkyMon carrier monitoring system (CMS), is now operational at Arabsat’s ground stations throughout the region, including a main site in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It

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Business Training

CFOs On the Move: Week Ending March 6

Kimberly Ross

Kimberly Ross is joining office-sharing startup WeWork as finance chief. Ross, most recently chief financial officer of Baker Hughes, will start on March 16. She previously held CFO roles at Avon Products and Koninklijke Ahold, which is now Ahold Delhaize. Ross currently sits on the Board of Directors of PQ Corporation, Chubb Insurance Group, and Nestlé S.A.

Sidney Huang, CFO at Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, will retire in September. Huang will serve as a senior consultant to the company following his retirement. Sandy Xu, currently senior vice president of JD.com and CFO of JD retail,

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Business & Finance News

How to Prepare for a Remote Digital Workplace

Faced with the potential threat of Coronavirus, household names like Amazon, Goldman Sachs, IBM, and Microsoft are among a majority of North American companies that have instituted travel restrictions or work-from-home policies. But while the concept of working from home may sound simple, the preparation that goes into a 100% digital workplace is no small feat.

At West Monroe, we help organizations become digital workplaces — typically to improve productivity, increase employee satisfaction, and save costs. With COVID-19, a company’s ability to operate as a digital workplace is top-of-mind, even if only for a defined period.

CFOs have little time

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Business Consultant

Fractional CFOs Provide Value to SMBs

Compared with their larger rivals, small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) have a whole host of advantages. They are nimbler, can quickly launch experiments, and can more easily build strong corporate cultures. But for all the advantages that SMBs have, they also have to cope with some weaknesses.

Some of the most glaring weaknesses are cash constraints and lack of experienced human capital. Combing these weaknesses can make it difficult to do everything from manage working capital to raising a seed or series A or B round.

Most SMB founders try to work through these challenges. They spend countless hours making

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