Richard Wanless has been at the forefront of deploying technology to support external workforce programs since 2005. After consulting with a broad spectrum of global SAP clients, Richard founded Aventi, a specialized consulting firm and SAP Partner. Aventi focuses on implementing SAP Fieldglass with an emphasis on continuous improvement as technology evolves (https://aventisolutions.com). His personal expertise spans from core functionality and business process optimization to the end-to-end integration of SAP Fieldglass into on-premise and cloud platforms. Where SAP Fieldglass is not a standalone solution, he guides clients to accelerate their digital transformation by combining SAP Fieldglass with SAP S/4HANA, realize total spend management with SAP Ariba, and achieve total workforce management with SAP SuccessFactors. Richard has developed a passion for bringing people and technology closer together with creative solutions and innovative learning techniques. Under his lead, Aventi developed an integrated training and support platform to optimize the change management process and provide on-demand learning for people inside the company and their suppliers.