About Sven Denecken

Sven Denecken is Vice President of SAP’s Cloud Solutions and Head of Co-Innovation. In this role, Sven Denecken is responsible for assessing customer and market requirements converting it into execution and representing the OnDemand category in the market. Denecken’s experience working with customers, SAP´s field organization and partners allows him to bring client issues and challenges directly into the software development process, assuring that the next generation software solutions address customer requirements and help customers gain competitive advantage. Closely cooperating with the respective teams, Denecken drives the alignment of SAP’s field organization and ecosystem to the LoB OnDemand strategy and ensures with his team to facilitate and enable sustainable relationships between the SAP OnDemand team and field, industries, partners as well as customers.

Recent Stories

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Clearing The Clouds Around The Cloud

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last several years, you’ve probably heard about this thing called the cloud. And depending on
reaching new heights in the cloud with a hot air balloon

7 Attributes Of A Comprehensive Cloud Strategy

There is a lot of hot air involved in cloud discussions and a lot of foggy principles. There is no one
c-suite interfaces with employees

SaaS and PaaS: A Symbiotic Relationship Delivering Enterprise Value

Every time we talk with customers, partners, and influencers about the topic of cloud computing we have to start with a definition of cloud. And we…
Why the Cloud Helps to Overcome Security Concerns

Why the Cloud Helps to Overcome Security Concerns

The current heated discussion about security and cloud reminds me of an interesting recent survey on cloud computing from Saugatuck Research. Not much has changed when it comes to customers…
New Software Helps Finance Deliver Greater Business Insight

New Software Helps Finance Deliver Greater Business Insight

Finance has always been about improving results.  What could be achieved; however, has changed over time. Consider now the potential impact of velocity and people centricity of cloud computing.  It is expanding finance beyond departmental optimization and fueling bottom line growth through…
Removing HR Blind Spots

Removing HR Blind Spots

Managing the HR function is a bit like driving a car.  Things are fast paced.  Potential dangers lurk around every corner.  Yet somehow we’re able to safely navigate. That is until we’re caught off-guard.  It’s the car in our blind…
Level the HR Playing Field With End-To-End Talent Management

Level the HR Playing Field With End-To-End Talent Management

Virtually everyone talks the talk:  “The workforce is our most important asset”.  But how many companies actually walk the talk?  Why is it there always seems to be budget for classical assets like facilities, but HR has to fight…
From Bean-Counter To Bean-Creator

From Bean-Counter To Bean-Creator

Finance has always been about improving results.  What could be achieved; however, has changed over time. Consider the potential impact of velocity and people-centricity of cloud computing.  It is expanding finance beyond departmental optimization and fueling bottom line growth through collaboration.
What’s The Price For A Talent?

What’s The Price For A Talent?

In the mid-1990s, Reinhard Sprenger published a book titled “Mythos Motivation” (The Motivation Myth). Sprenger’s analysis of the ways to escape common motivation traps quickly gained popularity and became a bestseller in no time. I’m sure anyone who has…
What Influences Cloud Computing / SaaS Decisions

What Influences Cloud Computing / SaaS Decisions

Coming back from a customer meeting right now… we are wondering why in customer meetings in Europe we stick again and again to a discussion about: Security @ Cloud Availability @ Cloud Compliance @ Cloud while in meetings with our US customers we get…