Chief Executive Officer-Updates The latest content updates from the www.the-chiefexecutive.com web site http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/ en-us http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/ Chief Executive Officer-Updates http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/content/images/logo_big.gif In it for the long haul http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurein-it-for-the-long-haul-5952193/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurein-it-for-the-long-haul-5952193/ British Airways' new Club World service takes sophistication to new levels in the hyper-competitive premium-cabin market. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:23:00 GMT Connected healthcare – Aetna International CIO Alan Payne http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureconnected-healthcare-aetna-international-cio-alan-payne-5860615/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureconnected-healthcare-aetna-international-cio-alan-payne-5860615/ Employee healthcare support is about to take huge strides forward, according to Alan Payne, chief information officer at Aetna International. We discuss connected healthcare and how Aetna International is determined to lead the market by taking a con… Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Route of the matter http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureroute-of-the-matter-5765800/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureroute-of-the-matter-5765800/ Despite Virgin Atlantic’s impressive standing in the highly competitive aviation industry, its service still remains customer-centric with an emphasis on quality, fun and innovation. Staying committed to those core values, the renowned airline has an… Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:25:00 GMT Tytho-Bright tax automation, better business http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/contractors/compliance/tytho/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/contractors/compliance/tytho/ Tytho is committed to helping our multinational clients streamline and automate their key Indirect tax and transfer pricing processes. Our team of seasoned tax technology experts leverage your ERP system, tax engine and other tax tools to deliver eff… Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:14:00 GMT Tytho VAT number validation http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/tytho-vat-number-validation/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/tytho-vat-number-validation/ Every company trading within the European Union is required by law to ensure that the VAT numbers of its customers are correct for supplies within the EU. Failure to provide proof, for example via an extract of the VIES database, could result in seri… Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:11:00 GMT Tax codes with validity periods http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/tax-codes-with-validity-periods/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/tax-codes-with-validity-periods/ Multinational enterprises operating on SAP R/3 platforms face two challenges when it comes to tax codes: the limited number of tax codes available in standard SAP, and tax codes high maintenance costs. Tytho Indirect Tax Logic provides the solution. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:09:00 GMT Indirect tax logic http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/indirect-tax-logic/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/indirect-tax-logic/ A flexible sustainable solution for Indirect Tax determination. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:06:00 GMT Transfer pricing http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/transfer-pricing/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/downloads/whitepapers/compliance/transfer-pricing/ How do I approach selecting or developing Transfer Pricing Documentation management tool? Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:04:00 GMT Workplace of the future: digital technologies http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureworkplace-of-the-future-digital-technologies-5713301/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureworkplace-of-the-future-digital-technologies-5713301/ Digital technologies are an indispensable part of business today. Through them, many new forms of cooperation within teams and across companies are available – and this has been dubbed ‘workplace 4.0’. Stephan Leschke, CEO of Ferrari electronic, expl… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:00:00 GMT Above and beyond: the Microsoft cloud http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureabove-and-beyond-the-microsoft-cloud-5713074/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureabove-and-beyond-the-microsoft-cloud-5713074/ Six years after Microsoft launched its cloud computing platform, Azure, analysts say the company is betting its future on the cloud. We hear from leaders at Microsoft’s Azure Enterprise division on how things have changed, and the latest developments… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:00:00 GMT Intellectual property matters: EU border protection http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureintellectual-property-matters-eu-border-protection-5713105/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureintellectual-property-matters-eu-border-protection-5713105/ Since the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU), speculation on the future of various intellectual property laws has been rife. Patrick Kingsland asks Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan, co-director of the Centre for Intellectual Property and Information L… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT The marriage of finance and technology http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurethe-marriage-of-finance-and-technology-5713246/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurethe-marriage-of-finance-and-technology-5713246/ Web Summit, the largest technology conference in Europe with more than 50,000 attendees, took place in Lisbon on 7–10 November. Rod James was there to see Jay Reinemann of Propel Venture Partners, Eileen Burbidge of Passion Capital and Mattias Ljungm… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT All in it together: CSR goals and sustainability http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureall-in-it-together-csr-goals-and-sustainability-5712334/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureall-in-it-together-csr-goals-and-sustainability-5712334/ Sustainability permeates nearly all aspects of business. In the hospitality industry, it influences choices as diverse as the stationery paper used and what’s on the menu. Building on the success of the group’s Planet 21 programme, Arnaud Herrmann, s… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Don’t get your wires crossed: telecoms services http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featuredont-get-your-wires-crossed-5713137/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featuredont-get-your-wires-crossed-5713137/ Companies across all sectors are seeking ways to digitally transform their business, such as by migrating to cloud or adopting machine-to-machine technologies. But as this shift gathers pace, what does it mean for their telecoms operators? Didier Dur… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Employees with benefits: best benefits practices http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureemployees-with-benefits-best-benefits-practices-5713184/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featureemployees-with-benefits-best-benefits-practices-5713184/ Employee benefits are an important piece of the puzzle when it comes to attracting and retaining the best people. However, with the workforce becoming more diverse, and pensions continuing to make headline news, UK employers are being forced to make … Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT The action plan: tax avoidance and common practices http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurethe-action-plan-tax-avoidance-and-common-practices-5712211/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurethe-action-plan-tax-avoidance-and-common-practices-5712211/ Tax avoidance may not be illegal, but it has severe consequences for national governments and their public-spending policies. Jim Banks speaks to Pascal Saint-Amans, director of tax policy at the OECD, which, along with the G20, has been busy finding… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT New directive, new rules: latest MiFID updates http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurenew-directive-new-rules-latest-mfid-updates-5713030/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/features/featurenew-directive-new-rules-latest-mfid-updates-5713030/ MiFID, the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, has recently been updated to make financial markets stronger, more efficient and more resilient in the wake of the crisis. Philip Kleinfeld asks Steven Maijoor, chair of the European Securities a… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Duff & Phelps: TP: is there a requirement for a two-sided analysis - Shiv Mahalingham http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/duff-phelps-tp-is-there-a-requirement-for-a-two-sided-analysis---shiv-mahalingham/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/duff-phelps-tp-is-there-a-requirement-for-a-two-sided-analysis---shiv-mahalingham/ Shiv Mahalingham, a managing director at Duff & Phelps, wants to issue an important disclaimer: defenders of the arm’s-length standard and transfer pricing purists may not want to read this article as it contains practical and commercial advice. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:42:00 GMT Tytho: Time is money and tax automation saves on both - Eliza Alberts-Muller and Monica Erasmus http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/tytho-time-is-money-and-tax-automation-saves-on-both---eliza-alberts-muller-and-monica-erasmus/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/tytho-time-is-money-and-tax-automation-saves-on-both---eliza-alberts-muller-and-monica-erasmus/ Eliza Alberts-Muller (near right) and Monica Erasmus, indirect tax and transfer pricing partners, respectively, at Tytho – a global team of IT, supply chain and tax experts who streamline and automate processes – speak about the evolution of technolo… Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hewlett Packard Enterprise: Unlock revenue for communications service providers - Bala Thekkedath http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/hewlett-packard-enterprise-unlock-revenue-for-communications-service-providers---bala-thekkedath/ http://www.the-chiefexecutive.com/projects/hewlett-packard-enterprise-unlock-revenue-for-communications-service-providers---bala-thekkedath/ Global communications service providers (CSPs) are facing challenges on multiple fronts and can expect to see a huge drop in revenues between now and 2020 without a course correction. Bala Thekkedath, director of portfolio marketing, telecommunica… Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT