During the webcast, all the panelists emphasized their importance on one thing i.e Automation is the new normal while working remotely. And emphasized a change in core strategies to overcome this crisis irrespective of which sector you belong to.

  • Preference must be provided to the cost optimisation model first, secondly cost avoidance and lastly cost reduction.
  • Optimise operations by re-evaluating the current processes, identify redundancy and duplication of tasks.
  • Use SaaS empowered tools which capture data & provide insights, for micro level changes within the organisation.
  • Automation should be prioritised to bring in efficiency and boost productivity
  • Implement digital trail of transaction to minimize risk of business overspends.

“Every tough situation is a platform for new innovation” says Puneet Garg,Lead internal Audit at Panasonic India, so if you are still reshaping cost cutting strategies for your organization then we would suggest you to not miss the industry insights shared by our panelists.


Happay- Mr. Arpit Agrawal, Director of Finance
Mr. Arpit Agrawal

Director of Finance

Happay -Moderator and host
Happay- Mr. Puneet Garg, Audit Lead
Mr. Puneet Garg

Audit Lead

Panasonic, India South Africa and Middle East Asia (MEA)
Happay- Mr. Jaipal Singal, CFO for iD Fresh Foods
Mr. Jaipal Singal

CFO for iD Fresh Foods

Ex- CFO for Urban Ladder

Happay- CFO - Loconav, Ex-Infoedge, Ex. PWC & Lenskart
Mr. Vikas Ralhan

CFO - Loconav

Ex-Infoedge, Ex. PWC & Lenskart

Happay- Mr. Vishal Bisaria, Head Business Finance with Incred
Mr. Vishal Bisaria

Head Business Finance with Incred Group

Ex. Senior VP with Yes Bank

"Rich companies stay rich by operating as if they are broke & broke
companies stay broke by operating as if they are rich"
- Mr. Jaipal Singal, CFO, iD Fresh Food (India) Pvt. Ltd.