Gone are the days when Finance was synonymous only with routine efforts inspiring fear, boredom, or both on the part of business leaders. Today, urgent changes in the business environment require CFOs to drive sustainable value creation in their organizations. North Highland asked executives who had moved from Finance to overall business leadership (CEO, President, COO) for insight on the critical steps they took to successfully transform Finance and their key learnings through the journey. They told us that effective transformation builds through the execution of three underlying practices.
The CFO Perspective Transforming Finance into a Valued Business Partner
CFO, People and Change, Strategy and Advisory
By: Ellen Griffith