The survey was taken by 230 FEI members, but the new twist for this year was the inclusion of 712 respondents to the Gartner Financial and Strategic CPM magic quadrant surveys. The purpose of this year’s survey was to compare the views on Finance technology between Finance executives and IT executives. Here are some of the key findings of the
Transformation is a never-ending cycle, organizations can always find new ways to improve their business processes, but they must also look at modernizing the technologies and applications used to support the business processes to truly reap the benefits.
Over the past 10 years, the IT landscape has been shifting to a new paradigm – cloud computing. This is a major technology platform shift, much like
With a tumultuous economy and countless regulations, CFOs face a lot of obstacles when trying to grow their business. The event confronted these issues, offering a variety of tactics to manage Finance more effectively to support business growth.
The Role of the CFO
As pressure for business growth increases, businesses seek to improve financial management.
Over the years, the role of the
In the case of finance transformation, it’s often talked about in terms of re-engineering people, processes and systems to reduce costs, reduce cycle time, and make finance more strategic, ‘transforming’ it from a back-office scorekeeper function to a true business partner to the CEO and to the organization.
This topic is so broad, I’ve divided the information into two articles. In this part, I touch on the traits of modern CFOs, then