With a changing and uncertain business environment, Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) and finance functions must evolve to sit at the heart of decision making within their organizations. 

 

To help address the changing role of accountants in business, IFAC has been engaging with business and finance leaders to explore how finance functions are transforming from back office support functions to business-facing functions that support and enable decision making across an organization.  

On this page, you will find the latest thinkingresources, articles, and thought leadership from IFAC and its global network on future-ready CFO and finance functions. This includes IFAC's vision for the future finance function, key roles for finance and accounting professionals to remain integral to organizations in the next decade, and an evaluation tool to help guide finance function transformation.  

 
 

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Future-Fit Gateway Articles

 
Leaders Discuss Future-Fit Roles
Co-Pilot: Sanjay Rughani, Standard Chartered Bank - Tanzania
Navigator: Stuart Chaplin, Shell Trading & Supply
Trusted Professional: Datuk Zaiton Mohd Hassan
Technology & Digital Enabler: Daniel Monehin, Mastercard
Trusted Professional: Wendy W.Y. Yung, Hospital Authority Hong Kong
Storyteller: Dr. Rao
Process and Control Expert: Stephen Muscat, Liquigas Malta Limited
Navigator: José Raúl González Lima, Grupo Televisa S.A.B.
Co-Pilot: Tine van de Werken, Dümmen Orange
Co-Pilot: Janet Senior, London Borough of Lewisham
Storyteller: Charles Tilley, PAIBC Chair
Brand Protector: Khalilullah Shaikh, K-Electric
Navigator: Matthews Kunaka, Black Gold Trading Zimbabwe
Brand Protector: Greg Bedard, Prudential Financial
Process and Control Expert: Larry White
 

Future Fit Resources from Our Network

  

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