Organizations worldwide are required to bring leases on balance sheet as liabilities when they go-live with IFRS 16 and ASC 842. It is a simple-sounding change with significant downstream accounting and data management implications. Join us to learn how to accelerate your SAP lease accounting project. Attendees will gain valuable insights on how to transition leases to the new standards and manage the entire lease lifecycle from data abstraction to termination. In this webinar, you will:
- Gain a deeper understanding of how the accounting treatment of leases will change
- Discover how Nakisa’s lease management solution can centralize lease data, streamline event management, and minimize the challenges and variables that will affect your transition
- Understand the critical path to compliance, including a well-executed lease data abstraction process, implementation of financial reporting controls and design of a sustainable solution
Payal is an Associate Director in Protiviti’s Technology Consulting practice in Los Angeles. She has over 15 years of business and technology experience across a variety of industries helping organizations with their Information Technology (IT) strategy and roadmap, system selections and implementations. Payal has numerous SAP/ERP full-life cycle implementations in Fortune 500 companies and multinational organizations, and has a strong background and significant experience in the areas of Finance, Business Intelligence / Analytics, and Governance. She is a core member of Protiviti’s national lease accounting team, and is currently leading projects to help clients design and implement sustainable lease accounting solutions.
Zeina Dabbagh, CPA, CMA is a Technical Accountant in the Center of Excellence at Nakisa. With more than 10 years of experience in corporate accounting and information systems, Zeina brings a breadth of knowledge when working with global organizations on compliance initiatives for financial regulations. Zeina’s most recent experience has been in a consultancy capacity, where she has provided trainings, presentations and work shops to organizations implementing SAP Lease Administration by Nakisa. Working closely with the Nakisa product team, Zeina ensures that all features and functionalities in SAP Lease Administration by Nakisa meet the accounting regulations required by IFRS 16 and ASC 842.