Should You Outsource Or Hire In-House? Make or buy, like any other major decision in an enterprise, ought to start with strategic considerations. Following the thought model “if this is my goal long-term,what do I need to do to get there?” management needs to recognise those aspects which are mission critical for reaching that goal and hence require the development of respective in-house capabilities.
The Great Debate: Outsourcing vs In-House
By Stephan Hablutzel, Last updated: 2021-06-02 (originally published on 2019-08-08)
Stephan Hablutzel is Chief Operating Officer at Fresh Accounting Ltd. Prior to starting with Fresh Accounting Stephan has for over 25 years resided and worked in Hong Kong and Singapore in regional roles as CFO and COO from startups in LegalTech to multinational groups in the fashion and lifestyle industry. He held numerous directorships and sat on various Board of Management. Besides finance related expertise, he brings in-depth experience in legal and international tax matters, corporate governance, restructuring and project management. Stephan holds a degree in Economics from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland and holds the rank of a captain in the Swiss army.
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