Overall Rank: 17
Category: Business Processes
Category Rank: 4
- Top Software Company of 2023
- Power 500 Software Company
Unit4’s next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions power many of the world’s mid-market organizations, bringing together the capabilities of Financials, Procurement, Project Management, HR, and FP&A to share real-time information, and deliver greater insights to help organizations become more effective. By combining our mid-market expertise with a relentless focus on people, we’ve built flexible solutions to meet customers’ unique and changing needs.
Unit4 serves more than 5,100 customers globally across a number of sectors including professional services, nonprofit and public sector, with customers including Southampton City Council, Metro Vancouver, Buro Happold, Devoteam, Save the Children International, Global Green Growth Institute and Oxfam America.
Unit4 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Their integrated suite of ERP software solutions will help customers elevate their business, delivering visibility and control over finances, projects, procurement, reporting, forecasting and payroll.
Unit4 Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A)
Their cloud FP&A software solution gives people better, faster ways to put the numbers to work — through smarter planning, budgeting & forecasting; reporting, visualization & analytics.
Unit4 Human Capital Management (HCM)
Unit4 HCM enables customers to engage, support and inspire their people through a seamless blend of advanced Payroll Management system, core HR system and Talent Management software, with easy integration for other essential third-party ecosystem applications.
Unit4 Source-to-contract by Scanmarket (S2C)
Drive the digital maturity of the procurement process through an integrated platform that gives control over spend, the ability to quickly make data-driven decisions and helps maintain compliance.
Mike Ettling, Chief Executive Officer
Mike Ettling is the CEO of Unit4. Ettling takes pride in his ability to set a strong vision and strategy for a business and establish the purpose to create All-In teams. He fundamentally believes in the competitive value of diversity and is a continuous learner. Prior to joining Unit 4, Ettling worked as an Advisor at PeopleDoc Inc. Earlier in his career he worked at Unisys, holding several positions before eventually becoming Vice President of Global BPO Strategy and Operations. He currently serves as the Non Executive Director at Impellam and NCC Group. Ettling received a Bachelor of commerce, accounting, auditing, and and finance from the University of the Witwatersrand as well as a Masters in finance and private equity from the London Business School.
Dmitri Krakovsky, Chief Product Officer
Dmitri Krakovsky is the Chief Product Officer at Unit4. Prior to that he spent a year as the VP of Products at Google. Krakovsky spent 3 years at Yahoo, working as the Vice President of Products. He received a Bachelor’s and a Master’s in computer science from New York University Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. He also received an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Julie Knight-Ludvigson, Chief Marketing Officer
Julie Knight-Ludvigson is the Chief Marketing Officer at Unit4. Julie is a passionate, results-driven marketing executive with experience in brand building, demand generation, and customer engagement strategies and programs. She has a proven ability to shape marketing strategies and deliver bottom-line growth for start-up, midsize and large multinational organizations. Julie has extensive experience in building, scaling and managing global marketing teams as well as leading organizations through change management. Prior to joining Unit4, Julie worked as the Chief Marketing Officer at Topia as well as the Chief Marketing Officer at Reflektive. She received her Bachelor’s in history from the University of California, Berkeley.
Matthew Bagley, Chief Financial Officer
Matthew Bagley is the Chief Financial Officer at Unit4. He is a private equity CFO and non-executive director with 20 years of finance and operational experience in software, fintech, SAAS, data and digital media sectors. Bagley worked in the UK, US and France with high growth, entrepreneurial companies seeking international expansion, rapid revenue growth, EBITDA margin improvement and business transformation. He has CFO experience in both private equity and venture capital backed companies, privately held companies and a UK AIM listed company.
Their focus to put people and planet first and STEM Education
Reflecting the people-first approach Unit4 lives by every day, their approach strongly aligns with the UN Sustainable Development Goals — the world’s best plan to build a better world for people and the planet by 2030.
They focus on three key areas in which they strive to make a true difference as a cloud software company through their actions: education and employability through digital skills and inclusion, health and well-being, climate change and environmental sustainability: UN SGDs 3,4,12 and 13. They have made several commitments to furthering these goals, including that their cloud software will be 100% renewable energy by 2025 and they will embed sustainability in the sourcing and procurement processes, enabling their suppliers to be socially, legally, and ethically responsible. Unit4 is a proud partner of iamtheCODE, the first African-led global movement to mobilize governments, the private sector, philanthropic foundations, investors, and civil society to advance science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics, entrepreneurship, and design education.