How PIM helps manufacturers win the race to digital transformation

These are challenging times for the industrial manufacturing and distribution sectors, as businesses race to digitise their operations. Our upcoming webinar will discuss Industry 4.0, disintermediation, scalability and gaining decision-maker buy-in as well as other key issues around digitisation and transformational change. Join us on Thursday the 24th of June for a webinar hosted by thought leader Start with Data where Grundfos, Akeneo and Productsup will share their expertise. 



Speaker 1

Ben Adams - moderator

CEO & Founder of Start with Data

The webinar will be moderated by Ben. Ben is the CEO & Founder of Start with Data, a people and business-led data management consultancy specialising in PIM strategy and implementation. Ben and his team help clients in distribution, retail and manufacturing create customer value from better data management.

Speaker 2

Guy Magrath

Board Advisor & Digital Consultant

A thought-leader with over 20 years at the forefront of digital transformation for an FTSE 250 firm, in addition to significant Board Advisory and consultancy experience for corporates, private equity portfolios, and organisations across sectors.

Speaker 3

Thomas Heuchert

Data Distribution & Publication Manager at Grundfos

Thomas has been working at Grundfos in a wide variety of positions for 10 years. His current tasks include data distribution and the publication of intelligent platforms that simplify work in the company. He has an affinity for all kinds of digitization and process simplification. Blockchain is one of his current passions.

Speaker 4

Sasha Maximova

Product Evangelist - Product Content Syndication at Productsup

Sasha has been working with clients on enterprise digital transformation initiatives for the last 5 years. At Productsup, she helps develop the company vision and best practices for the Product Content Syndication solution. She is excited about all things manufacturing, and loves working with clients to deploy digital product data in the most impactful way possible.

Speaker 1

Barry Thorn

UK Head of Sales at Akeneo

Senior sales leader with a specialism in enterprise-level technology sales focused on the transformative impact of PIM, ecommerce, cloud, ERP and CRM technologies. My expertise is rooted in helping to grow and transform businesses through omnichannel services to deliver smarter ways of working. I have worked in digital agencies and ‘big 4’ consultancy environments and bring experience consulting with all sizes of company, from FTSE 100 companies and global brands to SMB organisations, on how to get the best out of their technology implementations. Currently, I am focused on helping organisations implement the discipline of Product Experience in order to enhance Customer Experience, improve productivity and grow sales. Fundamentally, my passion is to see businesses successfully adopt new technology like PIM to improve their top and bottom-line performance.

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About Akeneo

Akeneo is a global leader in Product Experience Management (PXM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solutions that help merchants and brands deliver a compelling customer experience across all sales channels, improve product data quality and simplify product catalog management.