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Meeting – October 12
October 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm| $30.00
Guest Speaker –Rose Manjarres
Topic: The Impact of Agile Transformation on CBRE Business
Join Rose and ATW on October 12th to explore her perspective of –How does a multi-billion dollar company adapt agile process and drive toward a Digital Transformation?
In today’s digital world, technology continues to rapidly evolve, and business needs are changing at a pace not seen before. Commercial real estate is no exception and at CBRE Rose is leading the charge for this change. Taking an agile approach to delivering technology tools that support business professionals will enable us to be more responsive and ensure rapid time-to-market. To meet these demands, CBRE Digital & Technology is undergoing an agile transformation – come discuss this journey with Rose as she shares the critical steps for delivering the right solutions, to the right people, at the right time.
About our presenter: Rose Manjarres, SVP CBRE
Rose Manjarres serves as Senior Vice President, Digital & Technology, and is responsible for the support and delivery of CBRE’s global Marketing and Research applications portfolio. She is also responsible for leading the agile transformation for the Digital & Tech organization globally.
Ms. Manjarres joined CBRE in April 2012 as Vice President, Information Technology responsible for PeopleSoft, Business Intelligence, and JDE applications support and delivery. She was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2014.
Ms. Manjarres is a results driven professional with over 25 years of experience leading large scale, multi-site software development, delivery and support organizations. She possesses a diverse background leading multifaceted complex international projects, managing all phases of the software development lifecycle, and leading global teams to deliver mission critical Enterprise Applications.
Prior to CBRE, Ms. Manjarres was employed with Perot Systems Corporation (later acquired by Dell Corporation) for 17 years. The first 15 years were spent in IT supporting, developing and managing Dell’s internal PeopleSoft and Microsoft application development teams with a focus on Human Capital Management (HCM) and Finance. Over the remaining two years, she focused on building and leading Dell’s PeopleSoft and Business Intelligence Global Applications Management Outsourcing practice, growing the practice to include service offerings around PeopleSoft Higher Education and further expanding Dell’s capabilities around Oracle’s BI products. She began her career as a Programmer Analyst at Adistra Corporation in 1988 and later joined Electronic Data Systems as a Systems Engineer in 1989 where she was with the company for six years prior to joining Perot Systems Corporation.