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  • Leveraging technology to meet broader finance objectives

    The role of the CFO is changing, and rapidly. While the CFO has always played a critical role in successful businesses, over the last few years that role has expanded beyond traditional finance disciplines to increasingly include broader business strategy and transformation initiatives.

    Written by Scott Brennan and John O’Rourke 02 Sept. 13 10:03
  • Mirvac poaches new CFO from Goodman Fielder

    Goodman Fielder (ASX:GFF) is on the hunt for a new chief financial officer after Shane Gannon announced he will quit the post to become the new CFO of property giant, Mirvac Group (ASX:MGR).

    Written by Nadia Cameron02 Sept. 13 09:50
  • Siemens CFO moves into CEO seat

    German engineering giant Siemens has replaced its chief executive in a drive to bring the conglomerate back on track after a profit warning sparked the ejection of his predecessor.

    Written by Marie Julien02 Aug. 13 09:58
  • The underestimated sexiness of cash

    There is an emerging wisdom today that considers improving cash flow to be a key driver of shareholder value optimisation. It may not be as fashionable, or even as sexy, as a relentless focus on earnings per share but overlooking, or at least failing to prioritise, cash flow optimisation is short-changing shareholders.

    Written by Daniel Windaus24 July 13 10:14
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  • The CFO gender gap: part one

    It’s an issue that continues to loom the industry: the lack of women reaching the top of the finance ladder. The industry has long recognised the need to change its male-dominated image. However, there are still barriers for women that are yet to be broken down.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett06 May 13 14:24