Ep. 75: Shifra Kolsky - The Effective Roll Out of RPA Implementation

Shifra Kolsky, Vice President and Assistant Controller in Finance has been at Discover since 2009. Shifra launched the finance robotic process automation (RPA) team in 2018, the first RPA team at Discover, in an effort to eliminate manual processes and gain efficiencies by redeploying human resources to tasks that required higher levels of thinking. They partnered with teams across Discover to help launch an overall Discover RPA program which included establishing governance and key messages for promoting internal use of RPA. In this episode of Count Me In, Shifra talks about what to expect (time, investment, challenges, etc.) and the overall benefits of RPA. Download and listen now to get a great foundational understanding of what is needed to effectively roll out an RPA implementation.

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