Activision Blizzard: Preventing Payment Fraud in a WFH World


  • Naren Sabnis, IT Director, Oracle Applications at Activision Blizzard
  • Akhilesh Agarwal, SVP, Global Business Partner Technology Solutions at apexanalytix


According to the FBI, fraud attempts have spiked during the COVID-19 pandemic. Fraudsters are trying to capitalize on new WFH environments that have disrupted controls like vendor callbacks for bank account changes. This rapid shift to WFH had the largest impact on companies reliant on their office environment and manual, paper-based processes. Processes that need to change.

In this webinar, we discuss how Activision Blizzard, a leading global producer and publisher of interactive entertainment, is managing supplier risk and bank account changes through automation built-in to their supplier management solution apexportal. A detailed overview is provided of how bank account ownership validation is automated and prevents fraudsters from directing legitimate payments to fraudster accounts. It is the future of AP.

Join the webinar to learn about:

  • That Stats on Payment Fraud Stats
  • Basics of Bank Account Change Controls
  • The Power of Automated Controls
  • A World Class Defense Matrix