Stanton Chase: Digital Transformation - Empowering the Evolution of the CFO
A new survey from Stanton Chase breaks down the constantly evolving role of the CFO as it expands to include more non-traditional financial accountabilities.
Technology is both a driver and enabler of this shift towards a demand for new skills, new challenges for attracting and retaining talent, and a push for Finance to add measurable business value and competitive corporate strategy.
Here are just a few statistics from this expansive analysis:
- 74% say that developing & executing company strategy is one of their top priorities as CFO.
- 69% answered that risk management & regulatory compliance is a responsibility outside of their traditional finance function.
- 65% agree that "Implementing innovative technology is my biggest challenge as CFO."
The survey covers over 400 financial professionals with varying degrees of experience across a dozen industries globally.