Dr. Christian Fuchs (Dipl.-Kfm.) is a senior analyst and consultant at the Business Application Research Center (BARC). He is the author of the BARC studies "Software Tools for Planning" and "Software Tools for Financial Consolidation", among others. His areas of expertise are decision-supporting information systems with a special focus on BI front-ends and process-oriented BI applications. He accompanies companies in the software selection process and the implementation phase.