Insights & Perspectives on General Management Strategy from Cedar Consultants
Ep.08: Fouad Baalbaki, CIO, Bankmed & V Ramkumar, Senior Partner, Cedar Management Consulting International
August 28, 2020 – Bankmed completed its core transformation programme end July/beginning of August. Fouad Baalbaki, CIO of Bankmed, and V Ramkumar, Senior Partner of Cedar Management Consulting International take Robin Amlot through the process of a remote installation amid the Covid-19 pandemic…
August 11, 2016 – Cedar Management Consulting International Partner Don Goodwin says “transforming customer experiences is all about changing customer perceptions, attitude and behavior from negative to neutral to positive regarding a company and the products & services offered by them. Ultimately there should be a direct link between a customer’s favorable opinion of who you are and what you do and the bottom line.”…more
June 20, 2016 -Cedar Partner V. Ramkumar says “Core banking implementations have a striking resemblance to changing engines while a plane is up in the air, as the context here is not very different. The bank that is implementing the solution in most situations is a live, running and operational entity, and when the core engine that runs the bank …more
May 13, 2016 – V.Ramkumar, Partner at Cedar believes that the true success in building a digital bank is in the ability to have the right proposition for the customer, building internal capabilities that can help in delivering the right digital experience – ensuring the transformation is embraced both internally and externally…more.
September 30, 2015 – Going international is an inherently entrepreneurial act for an SME and a surprising number of them have taken the international plunge. Steve Rasin in this podcast guides SMEs about the risk involved, when you take the business at the international ..more.
March 13, 2015 – Having assisted more than 20 banks in the Middle East through large core banking transformations & having successfully managed technology integrations Cedar Management Consulting Partner V Ramkumar shares insights that are essential for making a successful technology program delivery… more
March 12, 2015 – Cedar Management Consulting International Partner Don Goodwin says “Competitive information can provide valuable inputs for day-to-day tactics or for the formulation of strategies. Clients need to know what questions need to be answered before going outside to a consultant”… more