The Evolving Role of the CFO – A Look at the Past, Present and Future

How the Changing Role of Finance Affects the Office of the CFO

Moving the focus from accounting spreadsheets to finance strategy.

The office of the CFO has become increasingly essential to the future of any organization. Over the last few decades, organizations have transitioned from needing the CFO to be a tactical record keeper and report generator to a strategic planner and partner. With this evolution comes a fresh set of challenges and focus areas.

This eBook outlines and explores the following topics:
• Challenges faced by the CFO today
• New expectations the CFO is required to meet
• How CFOs can lead their organizations into the future

As the CFO continues to lead their organization into the future, it’s time for the office of the CFO to become a prominent voice that provides valuable, strategic insights more than ever before.