I also interviewed Nilly Essaides, the Director and Practice Lead, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) at the Association for Financial Professionals to get her perspective on what’s attracting people to careers in FP&A. Since then, Nilly has been busy collecting survey data and the AFP recently published their 2016 FP&A
I recently had a chance to connect with Nilly Essaides, the Director and Practice Lead, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) at the Association for Financial Professionals. Here's what she had to say about what's new and what's coming in FP&A.
John: Please tell us about the AFP
This was the focus of a recent Argyle virtual event sponsored by Host Analytics at which the panelists discussed the role of CFOs in today's business world, and the increased focus on financial planning and analysis (FP&A).
It started off with the results of a survey highlighting the relationship between CFOs and CEOs, and how that relationship has evolved over the years. About 44 percent
Within the finance world, this has translated into an increased focus on financial planning and analysis, and the potential benefits to be gained from investments into these capabilities.