Tyler Chase and Tony Abel, Protiviti Managing Directors
Energy and utilities businesses, like many companies, can benefit from using robotic process automation (RPA) to drive efficiencies, boost speed to market and bolster financial performance. However, many of these firms — and oil and gas companies, in particular — have been slow to invest in RPA projects. While they are applying new technology and automation in the field, doing the same in back-office operations has not been a priority.
This article discusses why it’s time for energy and utilities firms to consider kicking their RPA journey into higher gear.