Dynamics Profile: From IT to Finance, discovering GP success from the user perspective
Contrary to what you might think, Beat Bucher didn't wake up one morning in 2003 and decide he was going to learn something about ERP in general or Microsoft Dynamics GP in particular. It's a story with plenty of chance occurrences, but as with other GP veterans, the allure of a good challenge is too much for some people to resist.
"It was totally out of my control," says Bucher. "I was actually hired in a manufacturing company in Canada as a consultant to fix some process validation in the manufacturing plant. With the production planning, they were using Excel files to do that."