Ask the Expert: Derek Thompson, VP EMEA at Dell Boomi
Joining us for this week’s Ask the Expert is Derek Thompson, VP EMEA at Dell Boomi. Dell Boomi specialises in cloud-based integration, API management, and master data management. In particular, Derek is a business leader with a strong background in sales, marketing, and consulting.
In this episode, Derek explores post-merger IT integration and the challenges it comes with. After outlining the main motivations behind mergers and acquisitions, Derek then begins to detail the obstacles it can come with. Furthermore, he advises on what organisations can do to overcome them. Finally, Derek shares his thoughts on the future of post-merger IT integration.
“it’s imperative that it Organisations are absolutely aligned to the business intent of the m&A”
“nobody’s being asked to slow down. we’re all being asked to speed up”