A long journey of experimentation and continuous improvement taught Qualcomm how to rally support for its RPA initiatives and overcome organizational barriers to success.
About the Presenters
IT Project Manager, Staff
Mary Gafner is an IT Project Manager and the lead for the Intelligent Automation COE, which focuses on RPA, data mining, data prep, and chatbots. Mary has worked at Qualcomm for 13 years and has led teams in the areas of corporate applications, vendor management, and automation.
Senior Finance Manager
Jennifer Taylor is the Finance Transformation lead for Qualcomm where she applies process improvements and automation to the finance community, including advanced analytics (predictive) and RPA (robotics). She has held more than eight different finance job roles working in corporate finance for Fortune 500 companies, providing a diverse finance background for her transformation role.
Staff (Principal) Financial Analyst
Scott Downey is a Staff Financial Analyst at Qualcomm and a Federated RPA Developer. For the last six years, he has helped plan, consolidate, and analyze SG&A for domestic and international locations. Prior to joining Qualcomm, he was in the Financial Development Program at CareFusion (now Becton Dickinson), where he held a variety of roles, including Business Unit Financial Planning & Analysis and General and Revenue Accounting.