Sima Runyan, an esteemed Engagement Leader at P&C Global, is an exceptional talent in the realm of digital reinvention. With a razor-sharp focus and an uncanny attention to detail, Sima has become a respected domain expert in the travel and hospitality, information and data science, global logistics, and manufacturing industries. Her expertise extends to enterprise software applications including ERP, FP&A, CRM, logistics management, supply chain management, analytics, and BI leading software solutions.
Born and raised in France, Sima’s journey with P&C Global has recently brought her to the vibrant city of San Francisco from Paris. Known for her quick wit and strategic mindset, Sima brings a unique blend of skills to the table, making her an invaluable asset to the team.
Juggling complex client engagements, leading high-performance teams, and untangling ambiguous problems, Sima Runyan is the go-to problem solver on enterprise client engagements with sophisticated delivery interdependencies. With a knack for turning chaos into order, she’s often jokingly referred to as the ‘Chief Clarity Officer’ for firm-wide digital reinvention initiatives for multinational clients.
Her ability to manage stakeholder relationships is akin to a seasoned diplomat navigating international relations, while her coaching and mentoring skills would give even the most experienced professional coaches a run for their money.
When it comes to partnering with C-suite executives and Boards of Directors, Sima is like a seasoned dance partner, effortlessly leading the rhythm of technology and digital strategy, enterprise software applications and architecture, and technology innovation. In the world of digital strategy, Sima is the compass that always points north, guiding her team and clients through the ever-evolving landscape of the digital world.
Sima’s academic credentials are as impressive as her professional achievements. She holds an BSc in Computer Science and a MSc Information Systems from the prestigious École Polytechnique in France. She also holds postgraduate executive certificates in Leading Digital Transformation and Leadership & Change Management from HEC Paris.
Sima is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), and a Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM). She is a SAP Certified Professional Enterprise Architect, SAP Certified Professional – Financials in SAP S/4HANA for SAP ERP Finance Experts; and she also holds Certified Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP, SCM, and HCM certifications further solidifying her standing in the industry.
Before joining P&C Global, Sima held significant roles at Capgemini as a Senior Consultant, at PwC as a Senior Manager, and at Boston Consulting Group as a Principal. Each role contributed to her progressive career trajectory and honed her expertise in her domain.
Some of Sima’s notable client engagements at P&C include:
Outside of her professional life, Sima is known for her vibrant personality and her love for adventure. She enjoys exploring the culinary scene of San Francisco and has a passion for photography. Her colleagues often say, “If you want to find Sima, look for the liveliest conversation in the room – she’s likely at the center of it!”
In Sima’s own words, “Working at P&C Global is an experience that’s hard to put into words. It’s challenging, rewarding, and every day is different. Each client and project brings its own unique set of challenges, but that’s what makes it exciting. It’s like a constant journey of discovery and problem-solving.
My colleagues are more than just coworkers; they’re partners in this journey. We’ve shared successes, learned from each other, and have grown together. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. Their success is our success, and there’s nothing more rewarding than helping them achieve their goals.
The past six years have been a period of tremendous growth and change, both for me and for P&C Global. It’s been a time of learning, of overcoming challenges, and of seizing opportunities. And through it all, the thrill of finding the right solution, of making a difference, that’s what keeps me going.
So, if you ask me how I feel about my job, I’d say it’s more than just a job. It’s a passion. It’s a mission. And I wouldn’t have it any other way.”
Boston Consulting Group
BSc, Computer Science
MSc, Information Systems
Leading Digital Transformation
Leadership & Change Management
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM).
SAP Certified Professional Enterprise Architect
SAP Certified Professional – Financials in SAP S/4HANA for SAP ERP Finance Experts
Certified Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP, SCM, and HCM certifications