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Accounts Payable Automation Event

Digital. Profitable. Strategic.


Friday, 17th May, 2019
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Matisse Room
Seafarers Building in Auckland


Event details

Digital. Profitable. Strategic. The future of Accounts Payable (AP) will be all of these, and we’ve got the research to back it up. After years of relying on manual methods, digital transformation has finally taken root in AP. But what does that mean for the future of AP departments in New Zealand?
Join us at a special lunch event on 17 May to learn more about the digital transformation taking place in AP from someone that’s led the change at one of New Zealand’s foremost companies.
Our guest speaker, Neville Richardson (CIO, Gallagher Group) is one of New Zealand’s top 100 CIOs and will share his valuable experience taking one of the most iconic New Zealand brands on a digital journey from manual Purchasing and AP to automated and mobile process.

Join us for this complimentary lunch & learn event to discover:

  • What role will digital transformation play in the future of AP

  • How to transform your AP with cloud-based AP automation

  • How one iconic New Zealand business transformed its Purchasing and AP operations

Come enjoy lunch on us and walk away with two complimentary e-books to get you started on your AP excellence journey:

  • 8 Steps to Becoming the Ultimate Accounts Payable Advisor to the C-Suite

  • 5 AP KPls Worth Tracking

Seats are available on a first come, first serve basis so please register today to avoid disappointment.


Neville Richardson

Gallagher Group

As one of New Zealand’s top 50 CIOs, Neville operates as a business leader, technology evangelist and change agent with over 25 years of Information Systems and business experience. Today, he oversees the Global IS function at one of New Zealand’s most customer-centric and innovative technology businesses. By leveraging world-class governance and innovative business delivery techniques, he actively sets technology strategy to support the company’s growth objectives and drive continuous improvement across the entire organization.

He’s attained a proven track record working for two of the world’s top 20 brands, and has also achieved success whilst working for some of NZ’s most well-known businesses. He is familiar with the challenges IT and wider business leaders face today, and is always looking for ways to deal with the sheer volume of change we face.

Cameron Mount

GM Enterprise Consulting
Fuji Xerox New Zealand Ltd

Cameron Mount leads a nationwide team of strategic consultants and analysts. He and his team specialise in helping organisations identify the best path to take in their digital transformation journey and eliminate outdated work practices.

With close to 20 years of experience in the IT industry, Cameron has worked with some of New Zealand’s leading organisations to optimise their document and data processes, improve employee productivity, provide process visibility, and control operational costs. Cameron has an unrelenting focus on helping organisations implement better processes and realise better business outcomes.

Irene Direnko-Smith

Enterprise Consulting Practice Lead
Fuji Xerox New Zealand Ltd

Irene currently leads a nation-wide team of consultants from Fuji Xerox Enterprise Consulting Practice. Irene graduated with a degree in computer science and has more than 14 years of experience enabling customers in New Zealand and overseas run effective business processes through use of technology. Her diverse experience includes consulting on integration and EDI as well as digitisation, electronic content management and process automation. Over the last 7 years, Irene has worked with and helped more than 20 customers in New Zealand in their Accounts Payables (AP) Automation journey. She brings a wealth of experience in both AP process optimisation and automation technology.



Matisse Room
Level 6, Seafarers Building,
52 Tyler Street,
Auckland 1010