Debby PowersGlobal SAP Accounts Payable Transformations Lead
Debby Powers is the Global SAP Accounts Payable Transformations Lead within General Motors’ Global Business Services. Debby has a proven track record of successfully leading large-scale transformational system and process improvement projects in three Fortune 500 companies. At GM, she led the SAP AP Transformation initiative from design phase through implementation in US, Canada, Mexico bringing into SAP over 12 million supplier payments totaling almost $100 billion annually. Debby is currently leading the expansion of the SAP AP solution to Argentina, Korea, GM Europe, and other innovative initiatives such as a hybrid Dynamic Discounting / Supply Chain Finance program and a blockchain proof of concept project. Prior to joining GM, she was the Corporate Controller’s Office Special Projects Manager through the transition of GMAC to Ally Financial, a bank holding company. Debby also has 9 years’ experience at Ford Motor Company in various assignments, including implementation of the Advanced Vehicle Bill of Material (AVBOM) system as the Global Lead.