the big battles ahead for corporate finance

advisory board members say it’s happening “whether a cfo chooses to do it or not.”

by the center for accounting transformation

according to a group of corporate finance professionals, one of the most significant issues facing corporate finance teams is refocusing team members toward higher-value work such as interpreting data and advising on issues and solutions rather than allowing them to continue performing rote, manual tasks.

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“the biggest risk that is clear to me is to continue the antiquated and outdated people strategies, performance, process, understanding, lagging platform adoption, and not understanding the deep relationships that we need to build instead of keeping the status quo,” offered chris ortega, ceo of fresh fp&a. “to me, that is 100% the biggest risk that we now face in the accounting and finance  space.”