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Erik Funfar
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Speaker Bio
Professional background
► Erik is a partner in the Technology Consulting practice at Ernst & Young LLP with a focus on Microsoft technology, innovative advanced technology, and business transformation and change.
► He has more than 20 years of experience in the use of technology to drive cultural business change.
► Erik is the global solution owner for EY Digital Energy Enablement Platform (DEEP), an offering that he incubated based on his decade of digital experience in upstream oil and gas. Using Microsoft technology, DEEP integrates key processes across the upstream oil and gas value chain with a common data model to allow full extension of the platform across the organization. This supports better decision-making, improves efficiency, and reduces time and cost.
► His work on business transformation and leadership advisory has been primarily for Fortune 50 energy companies as he draws from his unique background of military service, in-the-field energy work and broad strategy development.
► A former US Marine, Erik began his career in logistics with the US military, then moved into international sales management, focusing on innovative technology development and busines transformation.
► Erik’s experience includes working for one of the world’s largest independent energy companies, tasked with developing innovative solutions to improve the company’s drilling performance by using advanced technology and driving cultural change.
Erik Funfar